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The Habitable Zone

16

Jul

2019

The Habitable Zone

What's required for habitability?

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Iceland Is Blooming

15

Jul

2019

Iceland Is Blooming

Phytoplankton in full "bloom".

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Supporting Environmental Work

Supporting Environmental Work

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

1 Apr 2016

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Conserving, The Mother Load

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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Animating Environmental Change

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

  • 1172
Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Here come the CubeSats.

  • 847
A Gift of Gratitude

A Gift of Gratitude

A gift of gratitude to share.

  • 1251
A Fungal Future

A Fungal Future

A natural alternative to plastic.

  • 2031
A Life in Translation

A Life in Translation

Can technology recover ancient wisdom?

  • 2127
Mars-copters

Mars-copters

A flying machine for Mars.

  • 859
Landforms & Walls

Landforms & Walls

Geomorphology complicates building walls.

  • 1886
Volcanoes 101

Volcanoes 101

A super-volcano lies under Yellowstone.

  • 1006
Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

  • 3943
Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Micro-plants, oceans, and oxygen.

  • 361
Polar Plunge 2.0

Polar Plunge 2.0

Arctic temperatures plunge into the US again.

  • 371
Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Individuals involved directly in species conservation.

  • 1264
Why Do Societies Collapse?

Why Do Societies Collapse?

Jared Diamond sees patterns in collapsing societies.

  • 2903
Underwater Forest Appears

Underwater Forest Appears

Buried 60,000 years underwater.

  • 1215
Recovering Reefs

Recovering Reefs

Coral restoration efforts show progress.

  • 384
Air Pollution Animated

Air Pollution Animated

Animators help tell a pollution story.

  • 12261
The Future is in Hydrogen

The Future is in Hydrogen

A renewable energy breakthrough, maybe.

  • 728
Building Resilience

Building Resilience

Creatively thinking resilience.

  • 388
Climate Time Machine

Climate Time Machine

Visualizing climate science data.

  • 1666
Curious Bird

Curious Bird

Researchers receive a curious visitor.

  • 348
Last Message

Last Message

Opportunity's final contact.

  • 425
Love Is In The Air

Love Is In The Air

Natural reminders for Valentine's Day.

  • 358
Opportunity Signs Off

Opportunity Signs Off

A voyage of exploration concludes.

  • 385
Kuiper Belt Pancakes

Kuiper Belt Pancakes

Data refinement changes intrepretation.

  • 420
Rainforest Plantsmen

Rainforest Plantsmen

Rainforest plants...new uses!

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