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A journal of science, thought, and action.

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

Carbon Taxes Take a Step Back. Maybe It Needs a New Name.

A carbon tax falters in Australia, sees dim prospects in America, and inches along in Canada. Maybe it needs a new name. 

16 Jul 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.

Marine Rescue

Marine Rescue

Marine mammal rescues are needed.

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Kilauae Lava 'Firehose'

Kilauae Lava 'Firehose'

A lava 'firehose' is gushing from Mount Kilauea on Hawai'i.

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Exoplantets Animated

Exoplantets Animated

A solar system around a young star are visualized.

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Restoring a Bird by Restoring an Island

Restoring a Bird by Restoring an Island

Restoration of an ecosystem is possible.

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Saturn's Rings: Up Close & Personal

Saturn's Rings: Up Close & Personal

Cassini sees Saturn's rings in extreme detail.

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The Holographic Campfire

The Holographic Campfire

A barstool conversation became a technology inspiration.

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NASA Leads the Way

NASA Leads the Way

Earth, space, and geo-science data became freely available from NASA.

  • 491
On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

Cutting-edge technology is a signature of New Frontiers.

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a New Climate at Sundance

a New Climate at Sundance

Environmental programming at the Sundance Film Festival, 2017.

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To solve old problems, study new species.

To solve old problems, study new species.

New species = new designs & materials

  • 484
Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Voting for Jupiter is now open.

  • 497
Storms Are on the Oceans

Storms Are on the Oceans

Rough weather ahead!

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Climate Milestones, 2016

Climate Milestones, 2016

A 2016 scorecard for the 5 climate milestones.

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Field Work

Field Work

Colloboration across disclipines now defines field work.

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New Species

New Species

A new Australian marine creature was discovered.

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Visualizing a River of Moisture

Visualizing a River of Moisture

JPL used animation to visualize moisture data.

  • 530
David Brooks: Character & Selfies

David Brooks: Character & Selfies

It's about character in the age of 'selfies'.

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Ecology Lesson 3: Predators and Ecosystems

Ecology Lesson 3: Predators and Ecosystems

Top predators sustain ecosystems.

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Getting Green Done & the Work Ahead

Getting Green Done & the Work Ahead

Sustainability is everyone's responsibility.

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Michael Pollan on Cooking

Michael Pollan on Cooking

Explore cooking at home.

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Crack in Ice Grows

Crack in Ice Grows

An ice shelf crack now extends 100 miles.

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Rivers of Rain

Rivers of Rain

A Pineapple Express returns.

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A Lost City and LiDAR

A Lost City and LiDAR

The remarkable power of LiDAR is again demonstrated.

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Always New Possibilities

Always New Possibilities

Time to explore new possibilities.

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Dolphins to the Rescue

Dolphins to the Rescue

Dolphins will be used in conservation of a cousin.

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Snows of Mauna Kea

Snows of Mauna Kea

Snow in Hawai'i.

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