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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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Mars in VR

19

Oct

2017

Mars in VR

Mars as if you were there.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

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...

14 Aug 2013

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

A Monumental President

A Monumental President 26 August 2017

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

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.

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.

Sharks + Volcano = Sharkcano

Sharks + Volcano = Sharkcano

Volcano adapted sharks.

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A River Once Ran Through It

A River Once Ran Through It

A case of 'river piracy' was discovered.

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National Marine Sanctuaries

National Marine Sanctuaries

A sanctuary system for sustaining marine environments.

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Designating an Ecosystem Legacy

Designating an Ecosystem Legacy

An ecosystem is nominated for heritage recongnition.

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Mars Vistas from HiRiSE

Mars Vistas from HiRiSE

Stunning Martian landscape's video. 

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To Bring Back a Woolly Mammoth

To Bring Back a Woolly Mammoth

De-extinction of the mammoth moves closer.

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Savor the Cryosphere

Savor the Cryosphere

Visual records of deglaciation.

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TCA Awards, Winter 2017

TCA Awards, Winter 2017

20 Environmental organizations received conservation awards.

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When a Chalk Dam Burst

When a Chalk Dam Burst

The 1st Brexit was a dam bursting.

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Time to Reconsider Geoengineering?

Time to Reconsider Geoengineering?

Has the time arrived for geoengineering?

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Landforms & Walls

Landforms & Walls

Landforms complicate the building of walls.

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Nurture or Nature?

Nurture or Nature?

Environmental influences on genetics and behavior.

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Martian Tsunamis

Martian Tsunamis

Gigantic waves carved Martian shorelines.

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Cloud Tops

Cloud Tops

JUNO captures abstract cloud photo.

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Cyclone Debbie

Cyclone Debbie

Cyclone Debbie takes aim at Queensland.

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For The Ages: National Parks

For The Ages: National Parks

A 360-degree tribute to national parks.

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Cryovolcanoes

Cryovolcanoes

Ice-volcanoes on Earth?

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Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas

A new Cloud Atlas was released.

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Ocean Heat Map

Ocean Heat Map

An ocean heat-stress map of Australia was created by NASA & NOAA.

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Project Drawdown

Project Drawdown

Paul Hawken takes on a new mission, climate change.

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Coral Reef Update, 3

Coral Reef Update, 3

Explaining the biology and consequences of coral bleaching.

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Be an ROV Explorer

Be an ROV Explorer

Be your own DIY explorer.

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River Rights

River Rights

A river now has rights.

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Mysteries on the Ocean Floor

Mysteries on the Ocean Floor

Seamounts maintain gardens of ancient corals.

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Clipper Ship

Clipper Ship

A Europa Clipper set for a "voyage of discovery".

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Red-capped Mallee, Plant of the Month

Red-capped Mallee, Plant of the Month

A Eucalyptus is Plant of the Month.

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