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Geology Mystery of the Day

19

May

2013

Geology Mystery of the Day

A strange geologic structure in Africa so far defies explanation.
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When a Chalk Dam Burst

21

Oct

2018

When a Chalk Dam Burst

Brexit as a bursting dam.

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When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

Over and over again in the history of ideas, some new piece of information threatens our stories, and we react. Badly.

14 Mar 2014

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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.

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.

Off To Mars

Off To Mars

InSight Lander and CubeSats launched.

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Robo-mussel To The Rescue

Robo-mussel To The Rescue

Robots are becoming essential ecology tools.

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Io's Active Geology

Io's Active Geology

Continuous events reshape Io.

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Maps Are Beautiful

Maps Are Beautiful

American rivers are visualized by GIS software.

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ExoMars and the Trace Gas Orbiter

ExoMars and the Trace Gas Orbiter

Searching for exobiology on Mars.

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Pollination, Plants, and the Art of Survival

Pollination, Plants, and the Art of Survival

Flower pollination is captured in HD video.

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World Penguin Day

World Penguin Day

A day to celebrate an iconic bird.

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China's Tidal River

China's Tidal River

Qiantang River and a big surge.

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Animating Environmental Change

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

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Want Sustainable Designs? ...think Biomimicry

Want Sustainable Designs? ...think Biomimicry

Biomimicry offers endless ideas for sustainable design.

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3 Earth Day Thoughts

3 Earth Day Thoughts

3 Perspectives for Earth Day 2018

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World of Wonder

World of Wonder

Reflections for Earrth Day.

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Toxic Fog

Toxic Fog

Marine mercury found deposited on land by fogs.

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TESS to Explore Exoplanets

TESS to Explore Exoplanets

TESS the exoplanet hunter was launched.

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Plastic-eating Enzyme

Plastic-eating Enzyme

A plastic-eating bacteria has been discovered.

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The Lives of Giant Trees

The Lives of Giant Trees

Giant trees are still poorly understood.

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The 6th Extinction

The 6th Extinction

A new extinction event is underway.

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Animated Atmosphere

Animated Atmosphere

Atmospheric conditions visualized with animation.

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A "River" Returns

A "River" Returns

The Pineapple Express returns.

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Geologic History on Earth and Mars

Geologic History on Earth and Mars

Satellite images show similar geology.

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Wolves Change Rivers

Wolves Change Rivers

Ecological restoration by wolves.

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How To Be An ROV Explorer

How To Be An ROV Explorer

Become a DIY explorer.

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Conservation Dollars

Conservation Dollars

In celebration of The Conservation Alliance

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Science at Sundance

Science at Sundance

Art & Science collaborations can produce amazing results.

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Landforms & Walls

Landforms & Walls

Geomorphology complicates building walls.

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Compassion in Action

Compassion in Action

A pilot rescues a young chimp.

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