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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Plant of the Month

15

Dec

2018

Plant of the Month

An occasional series of botanical treats.

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Life on Mars, 2020

13

Dec

2018

Life on Mars, 2020

A new Mars rover will search for past life.

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Archive Highlights

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

One way to restore coral reefs could require re-seeding with transplanted corals.

1 Nov 2017

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

Where Do Good Ideas Come From? 24 November 2018

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey 21 November 2018

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

Krakatoa Awakens, an update

Krakatoa Awakens, an update 28 October 2018

Krakatoa Awakens, an update

Krakatoa is again active.

Rewilding

Rewilding 4 September 2018

Rewilding

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

Conserving, the Mother Load

Conserving, the Mother Load 26 June 2018

Conserving, the Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

Environmental Art

Environmental Art 15 January 2018

Environmental Art

Creating paintings with natue connections.

The State of the Climate

The State of the Climate

Nicholas Stern and The State of the Climate.

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Visualizing Climate Change

Visualizing Climate Change

Climate change influences extreme weather.

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Open Passage

Open Passage

Mid-21st Century predictions of an open Arctic need revision.

  • 1432
Empathetic Whales

Empathetic Whales

Whales seem to show empathy towards other species.

  • 1494
Project Drawdown

Project Drawdown

Paul Hawken has a new mission, climate change.

  • 1367
A Renewable Energy System

A Renewable Energy System

Carbon-free power systems may be possible.

  • 284
Titan Revealed

Titan Revealed

Titan's surface has been revealed.

  • 447
NOAA's Mapper

NOAA's Mapper

NOAA's GOES satellites produce fine maps.

  • 333
'Mini-Moons'

'Mini-Moons'

79 moons and counting

  • 313
The Playful Wonderland

The Playful Wonderland

From fire to photographs.

  • 839
Of Rats & Reefs

Of Rats & Reefs

Remove rats...restore reefs!

  • 331
Fire Season

Fire Season

Raging fires in Colorado.

  • 329
Field Work

Field Work

Cross disciplinary now defines field work.

  • 1469
Batfish Chorus Line

Batfish Chorus Line

Taping a fish 'sing-a-long'.

  • 1342
Mapping Hidden Landscapes

Mapping Hidden Landscapes

With LiDAR creating maps limited only by the imagination.

  • 1492
Paul Greenberg: The Consequences of Over-eating 4 Fish

Paul Greenberg: The Consequences of Over-eating 4 Fish

Paul Greenberg discusses over-eating 4 fish.

 

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Chasing Water

Chasing Water

River restoration by appropriate technology.

  • 408
4th of July

4th of July

Sunrise 4th celebration!

  • 303
Weather Report

Weather Report

The climate "signals" are flasing.

  • 310
Ecology Lessons, 1

Ecology Lessons, 1

The Dutch demonstrate of coastal ecology in action.

  • 1321
History of Consumerism

History of Consumerism

Alain de Botton: a history of consumerism and a possible future.

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The Secret Point of Travel

The Secret Point of Travel

What we know is less than we thought.

  • 1387
Extraterrestrial Physics Decifered

Extraterrestrial Physics Decifered

The physics of ice cycloids explained.

  • 363
Conserving, the Mother Load

Conserving, the Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

  • 1210
Kilauea Observed

Kilauea Observed

Lava seen from the space station.

  • 335
Washed Ashore

Washed Ashore

Art used to save the oceans.

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