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This is what sea level rise will do to coastal cities

This is what sea level rise will do to coastal cities

– Picture a map of Florida with its long sandy beaches and wetlands, or cities like New York, Venice, and Alexandria, all metropolises with some pretty watery boundaries. Now, try to picture what these might look like in 100 years.… Continue Reading

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Ice Apocalypse – MULTIPLE METERS SEA LEVEL RISE

Ice Apocalypse – MULTIPLE METERS SEA LEVEL RISE

Ice apocalypse is the title of a new article written by meteorologist Eric Holthaus, contributing writer at Grist, published November 21st 2017. The basic premise rapid collapse of Antarctic glaciers will flood coastal cities. Holthaus begins, in a remote region… Continue Reading

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Why the Apollo 11 Crew Was Quarantined Upon Return

Why the Apollo 11 Crew Was Quarantined Upon Return
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10 Reasons Why You Must Start Rebounding – The Thought Gym Rebound Exercise

10 Reasons Why You Must Start Rebounding – The Thought Gym Rebound Exercise

Hi and welcome to this video all around the 10 top reasons why I think rebounding is a must and you should include it in your life. I’m Hari Kalymnios, founder of TheThoughtGym.com, and I love rebounding for so many… Continue Reading

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Rise of the Supertelescopes Part 1 – Ground Telescopes

Rise of the Supertelescopes Part 1 – Ground Telescopes

I like to say that we’re in the golden age of astronomy, learning things about the Universe with a level of precision and resolution that previous generations of astronomers could only dream about. Imagine if you could show Galileo Galilei… Continue Reading

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Self-healing DNA may protect astronauts from killer radiation | Michelle Thaller

Self-healing DNA may protect astronauts from killer radiation | Michelle Thaller

So Peter, you ask a really good question about radiation perhaps being a limiting factor in human exploration. And honestly this is something that people are working on very hard right now. It is indeed a challenge. The astronauts on… Continue Reading

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NASA’s Earth Minute: Sea Level Rise

NASA’s Earth Minute: Sea Level Rise

NASA has observed the earth getting warmer… and the sea level getting higher. What’s the connection? Just like mercury in a thermometer, water expands when it’s heated. And Earth’s ocean is taking in more than 90% of the heat from… Continue Reading

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Flat Earth rising: meet the people casting aside 2,500 years of science

Flat Earth rising: meet the people casting aside 2,500 years of science

I’m here today to tell you that your government is keeping you divided. With trust in institutions in its all-time low and the concept of objective truth seemingly harder to agree upon, conspiracy theories are flourishing. The people that are… Continue Reading

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Alan Stern: “What If We Return to Pluto?”

Alan Stern: “What If We Return to Pluto?”

– Hello, good evening. It’s great to see everybody here. It’s a delight for me to introduce tonight’s Ideas Festival speaker to you. I’m Steven Collicott, I’m a Professor in the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics in the College of… Continue Reading