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World Whale Day

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Animated Heatwave

16

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2019

Animated Heatwave

Visualizing weather data in real-time.

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When is Green not a Good Thing?

When is Green not a Good Thing?

When is "green" a bad thing? Answer: When it comes from toxic algae.

4 Aug 2014

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Photography's Silent Drama

Photography's Silent Drama

Sebastiao Salgado

  • 476
Billion Dollar Disasters

Billion Dollar Disasters

Extreme weather events are multiplying.

  • 482
Earth's Driest Place

Earth's Driest Place

The Atacama as Mars analog.

  • 1326
Risk Independence

Risk Independence

The new frontiers of Sundance storytelling.

  • 548
Polar Extremes

Polar Extremes

Bi-polar disorders.

  • 522
Nepal Reflections

Nepal Reflections

Remembrances from Nepal

  • 492
Visualizing Climate Data

Visualizing Climate Data

NASA & NOAA use illustration tools.

  • 486
A Polar Vortex Descends

A Polar Vortex Descends

Another extreme weather event.

  • 572
Arctic Greening

Arctic Greening

The Arctic is greening, and fast.

  • 2040
Melting Tundra

Melting Tundra

Permafrost can explode.

  • 2046
Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Traveling by bus can be hazardous.

  • 2015
"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

David Attenborough interviewed at Davos forum.

  • 573
Look & See

Look & See

A Portrait of Wendell Berry.

  • 2167
The Power of Empathy

The Power of Empathy

Animating empathy.

  • 2810
Archaeology from Space

Archaeology from Space

Rmote-sensing for finding lost cities.

  • 1878
George the Poet on Climate Change

George the Poet on Climate Change

A poet takes on climate change.

  • 2042
Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon watches his domain.

  • 1464
Interactive Earth

Interactive Earth

Mapping planetary changes.

  • 400
Dataset Earth

Dataset Earth

The Earth as a dataset.

  • 473
There Once Was A River

There Once Was A River

A case of 'river piracy'.

  • 1747
On To Mars

On To Mars

Buck Rogers back to space.

  • 442
Denying Science

Denying Science

Rejecting 'magic beans'.

  • 1466
What is Invisible?

What is Invisible?

Dealing with the invisible.

  • 1061
Low-cost Reforestation

Low-cost Reforestation

Successful reforesation that 'works with nature'.

  • 532
When Big is Better

When Big is Better

Think 'big data'.

  • 4222
Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoring forests lost a 1000 years ago.

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Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

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