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Posts tagged conservation

April 3, 2014

 

An adult and juvenile elephant stand together on green grass

Disturbed Elephants

Evidence that elephants can be haunted by traumatic experiences for decades puts a darker spin on the old adage, "An elephant never forgets."

March 4, 2011

 

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Rare Javan Rhino Captured On Video

The Javan rhinoceros is one of the most rare animals in the world and it was just spotted on video tape.

July 14, 2010

 

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‘Zoom Your Roof’ Project Exposes Wasted Energy

This new aerial map lets people see their homes in infrared vision! Cool. But what's the point?

July 12, 2010

 

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Don’t Forget to Turn Off the Light!

Conserving energy around the house may have a much bigger impact than you thought.

January 21, 2010

 

A colorful fun house of lights.

How To Lower Your Electricity Bill

Scared to even look at your electricity bill? Learn how to cut costs on this Moment of Science.

October 9, 2008

 

Camels in desert with sunset

Camels

A camel draws on a whole range of adaptations so that it can travel hundreds of miles, over several days, without stopping to drink.

January 27, 2005

 

Coextinction

Coextinction isn't something we can afford to ignore. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

November 19, 2004

 

Ocean’s Most Wanted

They might seem innocent and lovely in your aquarium, but released into the wild, your plants and fish can knock aquatic ecosystems right out of balance.

September 2, 2004

 

Swim Like a Fish

Ever wondered what it's like to swim like a fish? Find out on this Moment of Science.

October 22, 2003

 

Shopping and Hummingbirds

It turns out that hummingbirds make shopping decisions as irrational as those of many humans. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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