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World Turtle Day

A day to learn about turtles and tortoises.

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2019

Biomimicry & Light Bulbs

Intelligent designs from nature.

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Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals

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

17 May 2017

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The Conservation Alliance

 

Very Old and Very Alive

Very Old and Very Alive

How old is old?

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Tropical Dry Forests

Tropical Dry Forests

Tropical dry forests in Latin America explained.

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The Purple Plague

The Purple Plague

California's purple plague.

  • 338
Autumn From Space

Autumn From Space

Satellite views of Autumn.

  • 390
Sharks + Volcano = Sharkcano

Sharks + Volcano = Sharkcano

Volcano adapted sharks.

  • 1399
Pale Red Dot

Pale Red Dot

A CubSat's first photo.

  • 488
Trusting Scientists

Trusting Scientists

Scientists deserve more respect.

  • 1295
When a Chalk Dam Burst

When a Chalk Dam Burst

Brexit as a bursting dam.

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Michael's Rainfall

Michael's Rainfall

Hurricane data shown in animation.

  • 401
Earthrise Reminder

Earthrise Reminder

Earthrise remains one of the most important photographs every captured.

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What If All The Ice Melted?

What If All The Ice Melted?

Melting ice has consequences.

  • 440
Michael the Menace

Michael the Menace

A 2nd super-storm in two weeks hits

  • 411
Bad for Bees

Bad for Bees

Pesticides are 'bad for bees'.

  • 1678
Liquefied Soils

Liquefied Soils

An Indonesian mountain just liquefied.

  • 377
Colorado's Black Canyon

Colorado's Black Canyon

Landscape scale preservation.

  • 1593
Information is Beautiful

Information is Beautiful

'Big Data' visuals are beautiful and increase understanding.

  • 1700
A 21st Century 'Corps of Discovery'

A 21st Century 'Corps of Discovery'

Citizen scientists exploring for exoplanets.

  • 397
Juno as Monet

Juno as Monet

Jupiter as an impressionist painting.

  • 1133
A 'Lost Crop' Could Change Africa

A 'Lost Crop' Could Change Africa

An African plan for a 'lost crop'.

  • 1475
Bennie the Beluga

Bennie the Beluga

A rare whale visits London.

  • 433
Pollution from Hurricane Florence

Pollution from Hurricane Florence

Water pollution seen from space.

  • 448
Europa Clipper Funded

Europa Clipper Funded

A new 'voyage of discovery' is coming.

  • 1549
Global Fishing Watch

Global Fishing Watch

Big data maps expose illegal fishing.

  • 487
Origin of Life Mapping

Origin of Life Mapping

Trying to answering the question, how did life begin?

  • 437
Hurricane Florence in 3D

Hurricane Florence in 3D

Viewing a super-storm in 3D.

  • 405
Eyes In The Sky

Eyes In The Sky

Storm surge and rainfall totals increased.

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Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

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