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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Bungling About

2

Apr

2013

Bungling About

The Bungle Bungles are located a remote corner of a remote continent. They are not easy to access.
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Elon Musk on Solving the Climate Crisis

14

Nov

2017

Elon Musk on Solving the Climate Crisis

Incentives to solve climate change.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

External to What?

External to What?

Environmental externalities are now becoming central to how best to control carbon pollution.

10 Mar 2013

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Compassion and other creatures

Compassion and other creatures 5 November 2017

Compassion and other creatures

Compassion is considered a trait uniquely human but we should make it more inclusive.

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency! 4 November 2017

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

Efficiency is the name of the game for energy, architecture, and solar design with three new developments showing the way.

Conservatives and Conservation

Conservatives and Conservation 2 November 2017

Conservatives and Conservation

 

Republican presidents from Theodore Roosevelt, to Richard Nixon, through George W. Bush left good environmental accomplishments.

 

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

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time 1 November 2017

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

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

Whales & Drones

Whales & Drones 31 October 2017

Whales & Drones

Remotely controlled drones provide a quiet way to track animal behavior.

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper 30 October 2017

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Robotic engineers at JPL are turning to bio-mimicry and using a gecko as their design guide.

Spring 2017 Has Sprung.....1-Month Early

Spring 2017 Has Sprung.....1-Month Early

Spring arrives nearly 1-month early.

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2 Cracks Expanding

2 Cracks Expanding

Big cracks at both poles are expanding.

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7-Earths

7-Earths

2 Telescopes find 7 Earths!

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Batfish Chorus Line

Batfish Chorus Line

Taping a fish 'sing-a-long'.

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World Whale Day

World Whale Day

You missed World Whale Day so mark your 2018 calendar.

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River of Moisture, 2.0

River of Moisture, 2.0

Another 'river of moisture' is aimed at California.

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The Future is Fungus

The Future is Fungus

The natural alternative to plastic.

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Real-time Storm Forecasts

Real-time Storm Forecasts

GOES-16 watches storms form in real-time.

 

 

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The Hyper-infectious Era

The Hyper-infectious Era

Infectious pathogens are moving from the tropics.

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Mars Landing Spots

Mars Landing Spots

New Mars landing spots were selected.

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Trusting Scientists

Trusting Scientists

Scientists deserve more respect.

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'Thar She Blows'

'Thar She Blows'

Colima volcano continues to explode.

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Larsen-C Crack Widens

Larsen-C Crack Widens

A super-sized Antarctic iceberg is coming soon.

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Spy Animals

Spy Animals

Robotic spies catch animal behavior.

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The Pineapple Express Returns

The Pineapple Express Returns

A new atmospheric 'river of moisture' is arriving!

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The New Weather Channel

The New Weather Channel

GEOS-16 captures stunning photographs.

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Super Owl Sunday

Super Owl Sunday

A Super-Sunday of photo tributes to a magnificent bird.

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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.

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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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