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Life in the Field by Timothy Bransford (Rutgers University Doctoral Student)

Tuanan is one of the premier wild orangutan research sites in the world.  It is located in a peat swamp forest (one of the most important carbon sinks in the world) and has an incredibly high density of orangutans.  786 more words

In The Forest

HAS THE MEANING OF POLITICS BEEN LOST?

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By Jordan Forshaw:  Political Columnist

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We need to ask ourselves where we consider politics to occur and what it really is. By asking this, we can see the degree to which we restrict ourselves from conceiving that politics is a broad concept in which each of us can pick up and use whenever we choose. 479 more words

Politics

Citizen Science Intern -- Tennessee

This internship encompasses both field research and environmental education, and runs from May 26 through July 31. It is sponsored by the Great Smokey Mountains Institute at Tremont, and includes a small stipend.   29 more words

Open Positions

Deep Sea Fish Farming in Geodesic Domes: Upgrade In this...

Deep Sea Fish Farming in Geodesic Domes: Upgrade

In this episode of Upgrade, Motherboard goes to Baja California, Mexico to get a firsthand look at these free floating pods, and to get an understanding for why we need better ways to cultivate our future food sources.

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Summer Naturalist -- Colorado

The Aspen Center for Environmental Studies wants to train naturalists to work at their Hallam Lake Visitor Center from June 8 to September 7. Housing and a small stipend are provided. 43 more words

Summer

Cats off duty

I think I am just going to be a cat this weekend. Lazy lying around on a comfortable spot and thinking of nothing much. Maybe eating a bit of high-quality meat now and then, who knows. 194 more words

Photography

‘Ghostly’ Snailfish goes deeper than any living fish is known to have gone before...filmed At 26,000-Plus Feet [Video]

Inquisitr: The world’s deepest fish has been filmed at more than 26,000 feet under the ocean’s surface. According to the Mail Online, the ghostly snailfish was recently found in the very deep waters of the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean. 213 more words

Wildlife