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A journal of science, thought, and action.

World Penguin Day

26

Apr

2018

World Penguin Day

A day to celebrate an iconic bird.

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China's Tidal River

25

Apr

2018

China's Tidal River

Qiantang River and a big surge.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Robotic engineers at JPL are turning to bio-mimicry and using a gecko as their design guide.

30 Oct 2017

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Environmental Art

Environmental Art 15 January 2018

Environmental Art

Creating paintings with natue connections.

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia and Sustainability 31 December 2017

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia shows how to apply sustainability in business practice.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Where Good Ideas Come From 22 December 2017

Where Good Ideas Come From

A clever storyteller suggests an answer.

Bottled Arctic Notes

Bottled Arctic Notes 15 December 2017

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars 7 December 2017

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars

The Dry Valleys are one of the strangest environments on Earth.

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update 5 December 2017

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

In 2014, major marine preserves were created.

As Irma Approaches

As Irma Approaches

Hurricane Irma is arriving 1-week after Harvey!

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Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Individuals involved directly in species conservation.

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Juno as Monet

Juno as Monet

Jupiter as an impressionist painting.

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Remembering the Joy before the Deluge

Remembering the Joy before the Deluge

Remembering good times before the bad.

  • 526
Parking Lot

Parking Lot

"They paved paradise and put up a parking lot"

  • 542
A 1000 Year Rainfall Event

A 1000 Year Rainfall Event

Harvey is breaking all rainfall records and it's still raining.

  • 543
What Climate Models Show & Predict

What Climate Models Show & Predict

Weather events are amplified by climate change.

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A Monumental President

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

  • 1920
Here Comes Harvey

Here Comes Harvey

Hurricane Harvey carrying a 'waterworld' of rain.

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Environmental Space Monitoring

Environmental Space Monitoring

Volcanic eruption seen from space.

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Tetons in Totality

Tetons in Totality

A national and local eclipse festival.

  • 595
Night Vision

Night Vision

Tracking ice cracks in thermal infrared.

  • 607
Elemental Haikus

Elemental Haikus

A table of elemental poems with purpose.

  • 570
Where's Richard Nixon When You Need Him?

Where's Richard Nixon When You Need Him?

Phillipe Cousteau invisions a new environmental movement.

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Fractal Jupiter

Fractal Jupiter

Imagine Jupiter as a Grateful Dead poster.

  • 545
Volcanoes Underwater

Volcanoes Underwater

Undersea island formation explained by volcanoes.

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When Big is Better

When Big is Better

Think 'big data'.

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Intelligence of Plants

Intelligence of Plants

Amazing new understandings of intelligence in plants.

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Hawaii's Vanishing Birds

Hawaii's Vanishing Birds

Hawaii's endemic birds are declining fast.

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Catching An Eclipse Event

Catching An Eclipse Event

Prepare for some very cool eclipse events.

  • 1945
Blue Genes and Chrysanthemums

Blue Genes and Chrysanthemums

Blue genes for fashionable flowers.

  • 432
National Tree Day

National Tree Day

Tree planting goes national in Australia.

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The First Flower

The First Flower

Reconstructing the evolution of flowers, step by step.

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Radar Mapping Glaciers

Radar Mapping Glaciers

Radar for glacier ice-loss maps.

  • 448
It's Hotter

It's Hotter

The data is in and summers are hotter.

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