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Geology Mystery of the Day

19

May

2013

Geology Mystery of the Day

A strange geologic structure in Africa so far defies explanation.
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Animating Environmental Change

18

Mar

2019

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

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On Beauty, and How to See It

On Beauty, and How to See It

One of the greatest all-time thinkers on what it means to look deeply, and think deeply, about beauty. Our Video Pick of the Week.

7 Jun 2013

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The Conservation Alliance

 

Smoke Goes Global

Smoke Goes Global

Satellites see forest fires on-high.

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Sand Sea

Sand Sea

Namibia's Skeleton Coast.

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Why Science?

Why Science?

Carl Sagan was interviewed about this.

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Ring of Fire

Ring of Fire

15 year earthquake data visualized

  • 383
CAL-Fires & Smoke Detection

CAL-Fires & Smoke Detection

The Smoke Map

  • 740
Calling All Reef Hands

Calling All Reef Hands

3 Ideas for rescuing coral reefs

  • 438
Non-Life to Life

Non-Life to Life

What "sparked" biology?

  • 1392
Removing 'Deadbeat Dams'

Removing 'Deadbeat Dams'

A film on removing 'Deadbeat Dams'.

  • 1626
The State of the Climate

The State of the Climate

Nicholas Stern and The State of the Climate.

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Visualizing Climate Change

Visualizing Climate Change

Climate change influences extreme weather.

  • 1395
Open Passage

Open Passage

Mid-21st Century predictions of an open Arctic need revision.

  • 1553
Empathetic Whales

Empathetic Whales

Whales seem to show empathy towards other species.

  • 1613
Project Drawdown

Project Drawdown

Paul Hawken has a new mission, climate change.

  • 1498
A Renewable Energy System

A Renewable Energy System

Carbon-free power systems may be possible.

  • 425
Titan Revealed

Titan Revealed

Titan's surface has been revealed.

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NOAA's Mapper

NOAA's Mapper

NOAA's GOES satellites produce fine maps.

  • 435
'Mini-Moons'

'Mini-Moons'

79 moons and counting

  • 426
The Playful Wonderland

The Playful Wonderland

From fire to photographs.

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Of Rats & Reefs

Of Rats & Reefs

Remove rats...restore reefs!

  • 467
Fire Season

Fire Season

Raging fires in Colorado.

  • 452
Field Work

Field Work

Cross disciplinary now defines field work.

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Batfish Chorus Line

Batfish Chorus Line

Taping a fish 'sing-a-long'.

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Mapping Hidden Landscapes

Mapping Hidden Landscapes

With LiDAR creating maps limited only by the imagination.

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Paul Greenberg: The Consequences of Over-eating 4 Fish

Paul Greenberg: The Consequences of Over-eating 4 Fish

Paul Greenberg discusses over-eating 4 fish.

 

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Chasing Water

Chasing Water

River restoration by appropriate technology.

  • 562
4th of July

4th of July

Sunrise 4th celebration!

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