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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Mountains in a 'Sand Sea'

4

Dec

2013

Mountains in a 'Sand Sea'

The Air and Tenere Mountains rise abruptly from the Sahara Desert in Niger.
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Night Vision

17

Aug

2017

Night Vision

Tracking ice cracks in thermal infrared.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rule #1: odd things evolve on islands.

29 Oct 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.

The Future is Fungus

The Future is Fungus

The natural alternative to plastic.

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Real-time Storm Forecasts

Real-time Storm Forecasts

GOES-16 watches storms form in real-time.

 

 

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The Hyper-infectious Era

The Hyper-infectious Era

Infectious pathogens are moving from the tropics.

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Mars Landing Spots

Mars Landing Spots

New Mars landing spots were selected.

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Trusting Scientists

Trusting Scientists

Scientists deserve more respect.

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'Thar She Blows'

'Thar She Blows'

Colima volcano continues to explode.

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Larsen-C Crack Widens

Larsen-C Crack Widens

A super-sized Antarctic iceberg is coming soon.

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Spy Animals

Spy Animals

Robotic spies catch animal behavior.

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The Pineapple Express Returns

The Pineapple Express Returns

A new atmospheric 'river of moisture' is arriving!

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The New Weather Channel

The New Weather Channel

GEOS-16 captures stunning photographs.

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Super Owl Sunday

Super Owl Sunday

A Super-Sunday of photo tributes to a magnificent bird.

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Marine Rescue

Marine Rescue

Marine mammal rescues are needed.

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Kilauae Lava 'Firehose'

Kilauae Lava 'Firehose'

A lava 'firehose' is gushing from Mount Kilauea on Hawai'i.

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Exoplantets Animated

Exoplantets Animated

A solar system around a young star are visualized.

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Restoring a Bird by Restoring an Island

Restoring a Bird by Restoring an Island

Restoration of an ecosystem is possible.

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Saturn's Rings: Up Close & Personal

Saturn's Rings: Up Close & Personal

Cassini sees Saturn's rings in extreme detail.

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The Holographic Campfire

The Holographic Campfire

A barstool conversation became a technology inspiration.

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NASA Leads the Way

NASA Leads the Way

Earth, space, and geo-science data became freely available from NASA.

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On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

Cutting-edge technology is a signature of New Frontiers.

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a New Climate at Sundance

a New Climate at Sundance

Environmental programming at the Sundance Film Festival, 2017.

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To solve old problems, study new species.

To solve old problems, study new species.

New species = new designs & materials

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Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Voting for Jupiter is now open.

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Storms Are on the Oceans

Storms Are on the Oceans

Rough weather ahead!

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Climate Milestones, 2016

Climate Milestones, 2016

A 2016 scorecard for the 5 climate milestones.

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Field Work

Field Work

Colloboration across disclipines now defines field work.

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New Species

New Species

A new Australian marine creature was discovered.

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