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Why Do Societies Collapse?

27

Feb

2019

Why Do Societies Collapse?

Jared Diamond sees patterns in collapsing societies.

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Apollo 11 by Moonlight

20

Jul

2019

Apollo 11 by Moonlight

'One small step' 50 years ago and also a giant leap!

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Rewilding

Rewilding

A 'silent spring' could become a 'wild summer' 

4 Sep 2018

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The Conservation Alliance

 

6th Extinction

6th Extinction

Losses rapid in biodiversity.

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Laser Forestry

Laser Forestry

GEDI to the rescue.

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Cyclone Fani

Cyclone Fani

Satellite mapping a super-Cyclone.

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Sea Level Rise by Zip Code

Sea Level Rise by Zip Code

Living on a coast, sea level rise should be of interest.

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Art from Space

Art from Space

Photography is an essential tool of exploration.

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Intelligent Designers

Intelligent Designers

Portland replaces coal with intelligence.

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George Saunders on Kindness

George Saunders on Kindness

Kindness is a trait everyone should try to practice.

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Selfies Can Be Amazing

Selfies Can Be Amazing

Selfies can be amazing.

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10 Ideas for any Earth Day

10 Ideas for any Earth Day

Every day should be Earth Day!

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Earth Day, Every Day

Earth Day, Every Day

Earth Day 2019

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Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

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Botany, an Extreme Sport

Botany, an Extreme Sport

Climbing gear serving plant conservation.

  • 987
Chasing Water With Gabions

Chasing Water With Gabions

An appropriate river restoration technology.

  • 1037
Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rules: odd things evolve on islands.

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Cane Toad Horrors

Cane Toad Horrors

'Frankentoads' of the amphibian world.

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Tough Times for Bristlecones

Tough Times for Bristlecones

The trees may be reaching their limits.

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First a Theory, Now a Fact

First a Theory, Now a Fact

First black hole photographed.

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Echoes of Carl

Echoes of Carl

Carl Sagan coined the phrase, a pale blue dot.

  • 3936
Undersea Mountains

Undersea Mountains

Seamounts include volcanoes.

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Hi, my name is Click, Whistle, Pop

Hi, my name is Click, Whistle, Pop

Dolphins recognize their own names.

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Good News: Your Ancestor was a Jellyfish, not a Sponge

Good News: Your Ancestor was a Jellyfish, not a Sponge

New additions to the tree of life.

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I Took The Road Less Traveled

I Took The Road Less Traveled

"I took the road less traveled", Robert Frost.

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Animation Influencing Science

Animation Influencing Science

Researchers are using animation.

  • 1944
Bioluminescence, Weird & Wonderful Light

Bioluminescence, Weird & Wonderful Light

Luminous sea creatures.

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Combining Art & Science

Combining Art & Science

Two sides of creativity.

  • 429
Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing CO2 pollution in two minutes.

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Intelligent Designers

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Intelligent Designers

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Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds 14 April 2019

Lost & Found Worlds

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Conserving, The Mother Load

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Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic 5 March 2019

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2 29 December 2018

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

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