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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

Photographer Created an Original View of the West

Photographer Created an Original View of the West

By Reilly Capps Photographers take a lot of things from events and landscapes -- images -- but they can, if they’re good, sometimes give...

24 Apr 2013

Video Highlights

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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.

Irma & Jose Together

Irma & Jose Together

Two hurricanes viewed in real-time data.

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As Irma Approaches

As Irma Approaches

Hurricane Irma is arriving 1-week after Harvey!

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Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Individuals involved directly in species conservation.

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Juno as Monet

Juno as Monet

Jupiter as an impressionist painting.

  • 514
Remembering the Joy before the Deluge

Remembering the Joy before the Deluge

Remembering good times before the bad.

  • 562
Parking Lot

Parking Lot

"They paved paradise and put up a parking lot"

  • 579
A 1000 Year Rainfall Event

A 1000 Year Rainfall Event

Harvey is breaking all rainfall records and it's still raining.

  • 579
What Climate Models Show & Predict

What Climate Models Show & Predict

Weather events are amplified by climate change.

  • 630
A Monumental President

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

  • 2036
Here Comes Harvey

Here Comes Harvey

Hurricane Harvey carrying a 'waterworld' of rain.

  • 586
Environmental Space Monitoring

Environmental Space Monitoring

Volcanic eruption seen from space.

  • 546
Tetons in Totality

Tetons in Totality

A national and local eclipse festival.

  • 657
Night Vision

Night Vision

Tracking ice cracks in thermal infrared.

  • 644
Elemental Haikus

Elemental Haikus

A table of elemental poems with purpose.

  • 617
Where's Richard Nixon When You Need Him?

Where's Richard Nixon When You Need Him?

Phillipe Cousteau invisions a new environmental movement.

  • 547
Fractal Jupiter

Fractal Jupiter

Imagine Jupiter as a Grateful Dead poster.

  • 588
Volcanoes Underwater

Volcanoes Underwater

Undersea island formation explained by volcanoes.

  • 649
When Big is Better

When Big is Better

Think 'big data'.

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Intelligence of Plants

Intelligence of Plants

Amazing new understandings of intelligence in plants.

  • 1888
Hawaii's Vanishing Birds

Hawaii's Vanishing Birds

Hawaii's endemic birds are declining fast.

  • 1479
Catching An Eclipse Event

Catching An Eclipse Event

Prepare for some very cool eclipse events.

  • 1986
Blue Genes and Chrysanthemums

Blue Genes and Chrysanthemums

Blue genes for fashionable flowers.

  • 462
National Tree Day

National Tree Day

Tree planting goes national in Australia.

  • 439
The First Flower

The First Flower

Reconstructing the evolution of flowers, step by step.

  • 493
Radar Mapping Glaciers

Radar Mapping Glaciers

Radar for glacier ice-loss maps.

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