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Intelligent designs from nature.

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Irony Alert: Plants Used in Herbal Remedies Cause Cancer

By Reilly Capps Plants that have been used by Chinese medicine men for centuries as a natural way to cure arthritis and other disease actually...

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Plant of the Month

Plant of the Month

An occasional series of botanical treats.

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Life on Mars, 2020

Life on Mars, 2020

A new Mars rover will search for past life.

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Arctic Report Card

Arctic Report Card

Arctic changes make records again.

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Goodbye Voyager 2

Goodbye Voyager 2

Voyager 2 enters interstellar space

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A Volcano & Climate Change

A Volcano & Climate Change

A Canadian volcano re-awakens.

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Australia's Solar Battery Success

Australia's Solar Battery Success

Tesla battery saved $40million in 1st year.

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Breakthrough Energy

Breakthrough Energy

Funding renewable energy breakthroughs.

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Cryosphere Explorers

Cryosphere Explorers

Glaciers and sea level rise.

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Curiosity 360

Curiosity 360

A panorama on Mars

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Curious George

Curious George

Like humans, whales are curious.

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Tannins Producing Art

Tannins Producing Art

Space images as abstract art.

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InSight on Mars

InSight on Mars

InSight has landed!

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3D Corals Printed

3D Corals Printed

3D Printing for restoring corals.

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Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

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My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

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A New Tree of Life

A New Tree of Life

Where are you on the Tree of Life?

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Forgotten Microbe Could Transform Medicine

Forgotten Microbe Could Transform Medicine

Phages may come to the rescue.

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Acid Lakes

Acid Lakes

No swimming in the lake.

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Remembrance Poppies

Remembrance Poppies

Using poppies to remember.

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Orion Rising

Orion Rising

The Greeks named the constellations.

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Alpine Indicators

Alpine Indicators

Biological indicators are migrating uphill fast.

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Wood Wide Web

Wood Wide Web

Trees "talk" to each other.

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Animating Ice

Animating Ice

What would Greenland look without ice?

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Time fo VOTE

Time fo VOTE

Time for you to Vote!

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Bison Restoration on National Bison Day

Bison Restoration on National Bison Day

A day to honor a national symbol.

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Light Painting

Light Painting

Nature creates a 'light painting'.

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