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Earth Day 2014 Reflections

When I stepped out of my car in the parking lot at work this morning, I took a deep breath. There was a very light mist in the air and it was about 67°. 398 more words

Creation

Dynamic Seaweed Habitats within the Ningaloo Reef Landscape

Some of you may remember the talk that Dr Chris Fulton gave at the Ningaloo Marine Research Exposition in February 2013 on the extent, complexity and dynamism of seaweed habitats at Ningaloo.  112 more words

Biodiversity

Make a Wish on Earth Day

Earth Day 2014

“Make a Wish”

Ink and gouache on scratchboard 8″ x 11″

by Krista Anandakuttan

Art

If a tree falls...

A couple of months after the central third of our biggest remnant red gum crashed to earth, I climbed into the centre of the fallen limbs to try to remove some timber for erosion control structures. 67 more words

Ecology

Pentagon-sponsored study opens door for super lasers, weather control

Pentagon-sponsored researchers have made the reach of an intensive laser beam longer by an order of magnitude. Researchers say their discovery can be used to seed rain and trigger lightnings, but the potential scope of applications is much larger. 252 more words

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