Tag: nature

The 12 Days of Evolution – Complete Series!

The 12 Days of Evolution – Complete Series!

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 22, 2019

[MUSIC] [BIRD CHIRP] A smart person once said “nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution.” Evolution is what lets us understand the history of life. We’re used to seeing things change over time. But biological evolution is about something more. Centuries of observing nature has shown us that all life is […]

Reef Life of the Andaman (full marine biology documentary)

Reef Life of the Andaman (full marine biology documentary)

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 22, 2019

[Applause] [Music] [Applause] [Music] [Applause] [Music] in the northeast of the Indian Ocean spanning a latitude of 6 to 16 degrees north of the Equator lies the Andaman Sea for the people of Thailand and Burma also known as Myanmar the two nations bordering the eastern edge of the Andaman the sea has always been […]

Creepy Desert Creatures!

Creepy Desert Creatures!

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 22, 2019

– All right, you guys ready? Pup, let’s go. – Yes! – Ladies first. – [Mark] It’s go time, the A-team assembled. – Okay wow, it feels great out here tonight. I’m Coyote Peterson, this is Pup Peterson. – Hi guys! – We got Chance back here behind the light. – [Mark] Hey Chance. – […]

Racing to Save Dying Coral Reefs

Racing to Save Dying Coral Reefs

By Micah Moen 88 Comments August 21, 2019

(upbeat guitar music) – Coral reefs are some of the oldest and most fundamental ecosystems on the planet. 25% of all marine life, at some point, lives on a coral reef. They are essential to life on earth. But, there is not a single coral reef that is not under threat. Our goal is to […]

Eco-friendly Super Bowl party

Eco-friendly Super Bowl party

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 20, 2019

Danielle: All right. So, it’s time for the Super Bowl. If everything goes my way, we’ll be watching the Jets play today. So invite all your friends over, and we’ll get this Super Bowl party started. Touchdown Green! So of course, at every Super Bowl party, what do you need? A football. This year, why […]

How Nature Has Already Beat Cancer | Carlo Maley | TEDxASU

How Nature Has Already Beat Cancer | Carlo Maley | TEDxASU

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 20, 2019

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thank you. It’s a real pleasure to be here. I’m here to tell you today that nature has beat cancer 12 times. Now, I’m at the Biodesign Institute. I know, gob-stopping, right? (Laughter) I’m at the Biodesign Institute, and the whole idea behind the Biodesign Institute is […]

Eco-friendly baby shower

Eco-friendly baby shower

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 20, 2019

Danielle: Hi! I’m Danielle. And today I’m gonna talk about how to design an eco-friendly baby shower. I’ve gone with a honeybee baby theme. Yellow, of course, is sort of your standard fallback color if you don’t know if it’s gonna be a boy or a girl. And we sort of worked off of that […]

What If the Ocean Was Transparent?

What If the Ocean Was Transparent?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 20, 2019

Oceans cover roughly 70% of the Earth’s surface, but so far, humans have explored less than one percent of what lies beneath. Now, imagine, instead of the oceans looking murky like this: They were crystal clear like this: What makes these waters murky? Well, a number of things from floating sand, phytoplankton and all sorts […]

This is the most over-fished sea in the world | The Economist

This is the most over-fished sea in the world | The Economist

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 19, 2019

This is the extraordinary story of one man’s dream… …to save the most over-fished sea in the world Zafer Kizilkaya has almost single handedly… …turned a ravaged bay in Turkey… …into one of the most effective and thriving… …marine conservation areas in the MediterraneanIt is like a heaven for me right now……there’s so much fish […]

The UNILU drone – Research on Luswishi’s ecosystem services (DR Congo)

The UNILU drone – Research on Luswishi’s ecosystem services (DR Congo)

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 17, 2019

What is your objective? The objective pursued in this forest is to try to index the large trees found there. With the drone, I can take various pictures. We have different interests. In particular, in the case of plots that have already been placed here, and that take into account the different habitats in this […]