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A day to learn about turtles and tortoises.

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Biomimicry & Light Bulbs

Intelligent designs from nature.

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When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

Over and over again in the history of ideas, some new piece of information threatens our stories, and we react. Badly.

14 Mar 2014

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Visualizing Climate Change

Visualizing Climate Change

Climate change influences extreme weather.

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Open Passage

Open Passage

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

  • 1654
Empathetic Whales

Empathetic Whales

Whales seem to show empathy towards other species.

  • 1721
Project Drawdown

Project Drawdown

Paul Hawken has a new mission, climate change.

  • 1627
A Renewable Energy System

A Renewable Energy System

Carbon-free power systems may be possible.

  • 546
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.

  • 562
'Mini-Moons'

'Mini-Moons'

79 moons and counting

  • 540
The Playful Wonderland

The Playful Wonderland

From fire to photographs.

  • 1063
Of Rats & Reefs

Of Rats & Reefs

Remove rats...restore reefs!

  • 586
Fire Season

Fire Season

Raging fires in Colorado.

  • 554
Field Work

Field Work

Cross disciplinary now defines field work.

  • 1717
Batfish Chorus Line

Batfish Chorus Line

Taping a fish 'sing-a-long'.

  • 1557
Mapping Hidden Landscapes

Mapping Hidden Landscapes

With LiDAR creating maps limited only by the imagination.

  • 1796
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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4th of July

4th of July

Sunrise 4th celebration!

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Weather Report

Weather Report

The climate "signals" are flasing.

  • 527
Ecology Lessons, 1

Ecology Lessons, 1

The Dutch demonstrate of coastal ecology in action.

  • 1543
History of Consumerism

History of Consumerism

Alain de Botton: a history of consumerism and a possible future.

  • 1949
The Secret Point of Travel

The Secret Point of Travel

What we know is less than we thought.

  • 1623
Extraterrestrial Physics Decifered

Extraterrestrial Physics Decifered

The physics of ice cycloids explained.

  • 671
Kilauea Observed

Kilauea Observed

Lava seen from the space station.

  • 571
Washed Ashore

Washed Ashore

Art used to save the oceans.

  • 2568
Climate Change Stripes

Climate Change Stripes

'Climate Pins' coming soon.

  • 606
Intelligent Designers, vol. 3

Intelligent Designers, vol. 3

Creative thinking of intelligent designers.

  • 2064
Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate behavior can be seen in animals.

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