Menu

A journal of science, thought, and action.

Night Vision

17

Aug

2017

Night Vision

Tracking ice cracks in thermal infrared.

Read more
Elemental Haikus

16

Aug

2017

Elemental Haikus

A table of elemental poems with purpose.

Read more
The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Photographer Created an Original View of the West

Photographer Created an Original View of the West

By Reilly Capps Photographers take a lot of things from events and landscapes -- images -- but they can, if they’re good, sometimes give...

24 Apr 2013

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic 9 August 2017

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

Intelligence of Plants

Intelligence of Plants 8 August 2017

Intelligence of Plants

Amazing new understandings of intelligence in plants.

A Monumental President

A Monumental President 5 August 2017

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

The Colours of Australia are Fading

The Colours of Australia are Fading 2 June 2017

The Colours of Australia are Fading

Major changes have occurred recently to Australian forests.

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Super Coral...a Super Hero? 26 May 2017

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Heat-tolerant corals may help reef restoration.

Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals 17 May 2017

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

New video technology depicts vast complexity of mouse brain

New video technology depicts vast complexity of mouse brain

Whether you get a sense of the brain's complexity or the bounds in science visualization, watching this video is captivating.
  • 1153
You, empathy, & the environment

You, empathy, & the environment

Your self, empathy, and the environment are intertwined.
  • 1111
Greenland's Melting Ice

Greenland's Melting Ice

A Greenland glacier has produced another world record...the largest observed collapse of ice in recorded history.
  • 1123
The Blob

The Blob

The Blob has returned and this one is real and causing havoc from California to Alaska.
  • 1169
Rubber Plant

Rubber Plant

It has taken more than a century for a desert plant to begin realizing its potential.
  • 1362
California Burning

California Burning

It didn't take long for the new danger days map to prove its potential...just ask the people in LA!
  • 1187
Danger Days are a comin'

Danger Days are a comin'

Danger Days isn't the hit title for a new country song but it could affect the entire country.
  • 1171
Masters of Deception

Masters of Deception

Deceptively creative octopus show their capabilities while running on the seabed.
  • 1133
Rewilding Nature

Rewilding Nature

Imagine a world where humans have restored the once complex ecologies that once surrounded us:
  • 1249
OMG...it's melting!

OMG...it's melting!

OMG has a larger and more important meaning than just a simple exclamation!
  • 1494
State CO2 Emissions

State CO2 Emissions

Everyone should know where their state's dubious distinction of CO2 emissions rank..
  • 1130
Climate Scientist: Not 'Whether' Global Warming Spurs Disasters, But 'How'

Climate Scientist: Not 'Whether' Global Warming Spurs Disasters, But 'How'

Kevin Trenberth's new paper says global warming loads the dice
  • 1291
Toxic Dumping

Toxic Dumping

Mining dumps are designed to contain toxic waste materials, not empty them into river systems.
  • 2908
Unknown Ceres

Unknown Ceres

The Dawn space probe is nearing the strange dwarf-planet, Ceres.
  • 1222
Andromeda

Andromeda

How our neighbor galaxy Andromeda appears in ultraviolet...stunning!
  • 1024
Supporting Climate Scientists

Supporting Climate Scientists

An alternative concept is suggested if we ignore the advice of climate scientists.
  • 1228
Animal Husbandry

Animal Husbandry

A little video reminds us that compassion is an important value in conservation whether in a wild or captive situation.
  • 1172
Organized Chaos

Organized Chaos

The movement of the Longhorn crazy ant is not as erratic as once thought, new model shows
  • 1000
Meru and Momuments

Meru and Momuments

Through dedicated individual efforts, major accomplishments like mastering a remote peak or creating a new national monument become realities.
  • 2621
Beating Hearts on the Edge of Death

Beating Hearts on the Edge of Death

"Meru" editor Bob Eisenhardt finds the soul of rock climbers Anker, Chin and Ozturk
  • 1427
Holy Pluto!

Holy Pluto!

Pluto is far from a dull place as New Horizons photography and measurements show clearly.
  • 1235
Rescue Orca

Rescue Orca

Mindful and compassionate volunteers save a stranded marine mammal.
  • 1229
Additional New Monuments?

Additional New Monuments?

Could more national monument designations be coming soon? Let's hope so!
  • 1491
12345678910Last