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Posts tagged rivers

June 6, 2019


The Curve Of A Meandering River

One of nature’s most basic and subtle shapes is the winding, back and forth S-curve of a meandering river.

September 11, 2017


The West Branch Susquehanna River, Clinton County

A River Meanders

Rivers prefer not to flow in straight lines.

August 11, 2014



Drugs in Our Midst

Chances are, you're consuming drugs without even knowing it.

October 28, 2013


Two salmon upstarts snack on some locally sourced food.

Salmon and Riparian Vegetation: Partners for Life

Without riparian vegetation, salmon would be in dire straits.

February 5, 2013


One small step!

Why Don’t Marks On The Surface Of The Moon Disappear?

When Neil Armstrong took his "one small step", the impression he made was lasting.

July 22, 2011


Freshwater Lake Forming In Arctic Ocean, Environmentalists Worried

An ocean is the last place you'd expect to find a freshwater lake...

June 17, 2009


How Whales Became Sailors

Learn how whales became sailors on this Moment of Science.

November 19, 2004


Why Mountains Stop Growing

Why do mountains stop growing? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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