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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Mountains in a 'Sand Sea'

8

Dec

2017

Mountains in a 'Sand Sea'

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

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Tree Huggers

23

May

2018

Tree Huggers

Thermography shows why Koalas hug trees.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

One way to restore coral reefs could require re-seeding with transplanted corals.

1 Nov 2017

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Environmental Art

Environmental Art 15 January 2018

Environmental Art

Creating paintings with natue connections.

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia and Sustainability 31 December 2017

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia shows how to apply sustainability in business practice.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Where Good Ideas Come From 22 December 2017

Where Good Ideas Come From

A clever storyteller suggests an answer.

Bottled Arctic Notes

Bottled Arctic Notes 15 December 2017

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars 7 December 2017

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars

The Dry Valleys are one of the strangest environments on Earth.

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update 5 December 2017

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

In 2014, major marine preserves were created.

What's Under All That Ice?

What's Under All That Ice?

Remote sensing is producing a revolution in glaciology.

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Observing Neutron Stars Collide

Observing Neutron Stars Collide

For the first time, neutron stars were detected colliding.

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Sand Kitty

Sand Kitty

Desert sand kittens on video.

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Smoke from Space

Smoke from Space

Viewing smoke and fires from space.

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Volcanoes 101

Volcanoes 101

A super-volcano lies under Yellowstone.

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Wine Country Burning

Wine Country Burning

California's wine country is on fire.

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Growing Food Intelligence

Growing Food Intelligence

Re-imaging a new food production future.

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Australia Fries in Record Heatwave

Australia Fries in Record Heatwave

Australian summer temperatures reached extreme levels.

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With The Eyes Of A Kid

With The Eyes Of A Kid

Serendipity happens if you pay attention.

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What Gravitational Waves Mean

What Gravitational Waves Mean

Gravitational waves and a Nobel Prize.

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Once Bishop Glacier...Now Becoming Bishop Lake

Once Bishop Glacier...Now Becoming Bishop Lake

British Columbian glaciers are in fast retreat.

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Public Lands Day

Public Lands Day

Supporting public lands every day.

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Damage Maps for Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands

Damage Maps for Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands

JPL producees maps for hurricane recovery.

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Another Glacier Cracks in Antarctica

Another Glacier Cracks in Antarctica

A Manhattan-sized iceberg has now appeared.

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Cassini's Last Photos

Cassini's Last Photos

Cassini gathered data and photos until its last moment.

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A 'Lost Crop' That Might Change Africa

A 'Lost Crop' That Might Change Africa

A wholistic plan for a 'lost crop' that could change Africa.

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The Driest Place on Earth

The Driest Place on Earth

The Atacama Desert as a Mars analog.

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Watching Tundra Melt

Watching Tundra Melt

Permafrost melting in 'real time'.

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A Giraffe Boosts Conservation

A Giraffe Boosts Conservation

A white giraffe becomes a wildlife icon.

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Cassini's Last Bow

Cassini's Last Bow

The spacecraft's exploration of Saturn has ended.

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Huygens and Titan

Huygens and Titan

Remembering a distant moon lander.

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Goodbye to Cassini

Goodbye to Cassini

Cassini takes a bow and exits the stage.

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Comparing Sizes

Comparing Sizes

Physical size mattered in the Cenozoic.

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Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters

Compassion for animals was shown during Irma's wrath.

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Where's The Ocean Gone?

Where's The Ocean Gone?

A seafloor sucked dry.

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Surging Storms

Surging Storms

New environmental satellites map weather events.

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