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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Projects That Matter

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Projects That Matter

Conservation successes happen one project at a time.

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Death Fungus and Ohia Trees

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2017

Death Fungus and Ohia Trees

A deadly fungus is attacking an ecologically and culturally important Hawaiian tree, the ohia lehua.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rule #1: odd things evolve on islands.

29 Oct 2013

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals 17 May 2017

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

A Monumental President

A Monumental President 16 May 2017

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

Coral Reef Update, 3

Coral Reef Update, 3 18 March 2017

Coral Reef Update, 3

Explaining the biology and consequences of coral bleaching.

Supporting Environmental Work

Supporting Environmental Work 1 April 2016

Supporting Environmental Work

April campaign to We Keep it Wild and support The Conservation Alliance.

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance 25 June 2015

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Eric Larsen will present his The Last North expedition to an outdoor/conservation audience in Utah..

Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate Turtles 24 June 2015

Compassionate Turtles

Behavior that would be considered compassionate in humans is also observed in animals.
Whale Sighting

Whale Sighting

A rare whale was seen and filmed off the Azores.

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Kili from Space

Kili from Space

A new satellite image of Mt. Kilimanjaro.

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Reversing both Desertification and Climate Change

Reversing both Desertification and Climate Change

A hopeful approach to restoring degraded landscapes if applied widely.

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Why Do Societies Collapse?

Why Do Societies Collapse?

Jared Diamond sees patterns in collapsing societies.

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Defending Public Lands

Defending Public Lands

Landscape protection gains a powerful voice.

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Bison Restoration

Bison Restoration

Bison return to Canada's largest national park.

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Religion, Science, & the Environment

Religion, Science, & the Environment

The environment is a science/religion focus.

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Spring 2017 Has Sprung.....1-Month Early

Spring 2017 Has Sprung.....1-Month Early

Spring arrives nearly 1-month early.

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2 Cracks Expanding

2 Cracks Expanding

Big cracks at both poles are expanding.

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7-Earths

7-Earths

2 Telescopes find 7 Earths!

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Batfish Chorus Line

Batfish Chorus Line

Taping a fish 'sing-a-long'.

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World Whale Day

World Whale Day

You missed World Whale Day so mark your 2018 calendar.

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River of Moisture, 2.0

River of Moisture, 2.0

Another 'river of moisture' is aimed at California.

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The Future is Fungus

The Future is Fungus

The natural alternative to plastic.

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Real-time Storm Forecasts

Real-time Storm Forecasts

GOES-16 watches storms form in real-time.

 

 

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The Hyper-infectious Era

The Hyper-infectious Era

Infectious pathogens are moving from the tropics.

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Mars Landing Spots

Mars Landing Spots

New Mars landing spots were selected.

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Trusting Scientists

Trusting Scientists

Scientists deserve more respect.

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'Thar She Blows'

'Thar She Blows'

Colima volcano continues to explode.

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Larsen-C Crack Widens

Larsen-C Crack Widens

A super-sized Antarctic iceberg is coming soon.

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Spy Animals

Spy Animals

Robotic spies catch animal behavior.

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The Pineapple Express Returns

The Pineapple Express Returns

A new atmospheric 'river of moisture' is arriving!

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The New Weather Channel

The New Weather Channel

GEOS-16 captures stunning photographs.

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Super Owl Sunday

Super Owl Sunday

A Super-Sunday of photo tributes to a magnificent bird.

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Marine Rescue

Marine Rescue

Marine mammal rescues are needed.

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Kilauae Lava 'Firehose'

Kilauae Lava 'Firehose'

A lava 'firehose' is gushing from Mount Kilauea on Hawai'i.

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