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May. 09, 2014

Another Climate Report, But Who's Listening?

The White House released its latest climate report this week, with much the same message as recent IPCC findings—climate change is real, and it's happening fast.

climate change, global warming, climate assessment report, yale project on climate change communication, sheril kirshenbam, anthony leiserowitz

Apr. 11, 2014

Bill Nye Stops By

Bill Nye stops by to chat about teaching science, launching solar sails into space, and more.

bill nye, planetary society, space, space literacy, evolution

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How Humpbacks Hunt With Bubbles

Humpback whales blow bubbles around schools of fish to concentrate them for easier capture. It's called a bubble net, says David Wiley, research coordinator for Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, and it's visible as a ring of bubbles at the surface. Now, with underwater digital tracking tags and custom visualization software, whale researchers can see what the whales are doing underwater when they're bubble-netting.

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