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Meet the Man Who Got Stung for Science

Nature Conservancy - Science

To give a small, ahem, taste of the pain scale descriptors: Little wasp: Sharp meets spice. A yellow jacket just stung you. Imagine W.C.

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Meet the Ocellated Turkey

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meet the ocellated turkey. An ocellated turkey male. Photo: (C) Yeray Seminario, lightasfeathers.net. By Matt Miller, senior science writer.

Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows: Sanaz Vahidinia

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Adventures in Alternative Energy: Giant Clam Edition. Giant clams as alternative energy powerhouses. Surprisingly, there are many similarities.”.

Seattle Voters, meet Democracy Vouchers

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Sightline Institute researches the best practices in public policy for a sustainable Pacific Northwest. wonder who’s running.” Democracy

Camera Traps, Reef Restoration & Satellite Imagery: Meet the 2015 Science Impact Project Class

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His research will help conservationists figure out which methods and analyses provide the best data with limited time and monetary investment.

Nature as Normal: Our Lead Scientist’s Research Agenda

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Not only do they scrape by on less than a dollar a day, their hours from dawn to dusk are filled with the toil of making ends meet.

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Molecular Science Meets Muddy Boots Ecology in Kenya

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Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows: Tyler Kartzinel. Meet More NatureNet Fellows. Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Wilfred Odadi.

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New Research on the Remarkable Binge-Eating Bull Trout

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Meet one of the champion binge eaters of the world: bull trout. It’s just the latest research on the intricacies of the salmon migration.

Camera Trap Meets Studio Lighting: Stunning Images and the Story Behind Them

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Conservation Research Fellow at the University of Wyoming. This is not your usual backyard camera trapping. Sure, they’re cool. By Matt Miller.

Meet the 2014 NatureNet Science Fellows

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The fellows begin their two-year assignments this fall, working within the Conservancy’s U.S. and international programs. Mentors: C.

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Meet up in Tel Aviv for riveting chat on revenue-stage FoodTech startups

Green Prophet

Then hightail it to a special meet up to hear how an innovator took his initial food tech concept and nurtured it to fruition. Tel Aviv. The

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Of “Pizzlies” and Goose Dinners: The Latest Research on Polar Bears

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Be that as it may, polar bears continue to draw the attention of reporters, non-profits and researchers. A lot of attention. Bear Meets Goose.

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Michael Pennino

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Michael Pennino, NatureNet Science Fellow 2014. Photo Courtesy of Michael Pennino. By Cara Byington, Science Communications Specialist.

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Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Daniel Karp

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Translating results for big research and aid groups. NatureNet Science Fellow Daniel Karp. Photo courtesy of D. So what’s the solution?

Visit Israel’s Agritech and meet flux – for feeding the world on drought

Green Prophet

Meet this startup at Israel’s agricultural world expo of the year April 28 to 30. And it will only get worse. And we need it now. Why not?

Insect farms to meet feed demand for animals, and us?

Green Prophet

Dutch regulations restrict Amsterdam-based Protix Biosystems to producing its insect-based feeds for research purposes only.

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Yellow Spring Beauty: Meet the Rare Wildflower of New Jersey

Conservancy Talk

By Jim Wright Hammond’s Yellow Spring Beauty ( Claytonia virginica var. What’s the big deal? field of Hammond’s Yellow Spring Beauty.

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Haoran Yang

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Yang’s current research touches on three of the most pressing: cost, efficiency and toxicity. Where There is Waste, There is Also Opportunity.

Seattle Candidates, meet Democracy Vouchers

Sightline Daily

Details below in appendix 1.) Go meet voters and ask for their vouchers. You spend your time meeting voters, listen to their concerns, ask for their support, and collect their vouchers. In short, almost everyone you meet will be a prospective donor to your campaign. If it works in Seattle, it may spread to other places. 415,106!

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Won-Hee Ryu

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Ryu is excited to continue his research under the auspices of the NatureNet Fellowship. Lloyd DeGrane. Building a Better Battery. Until now.

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US Researchers Clean Waste Water & Create Energy in One Generator

Green Prophet

Where fresh water and salt water meet. This machine cleans waste water and generates energy at the same time. Two is better than one.

Seattle Government, Meet Democracy Vouchers

Sightline Daily

Walk into any city office, in Seattle or anywhere, knock on a door and ask the person you meet what she or he works on. 2017: Launch. Democrac

South Korea Will Not Allow Research Whaling

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An unidentified official said the president and prime minister made the determination at a meeting Tuesday. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News

When New Embraces Old: Part 1, the Journey

The Alien Next Door

George, toward Galbraith and Bahen buildings, where I teach, and soon found several examples of “new meets old”. It was like “falling in love.”

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The Incredible Shrinking Bison, an Unexpected Impact of Climate Change

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As the climate warms, bison in North America are likely to shrink , as documented in research published by Joseph Craine and colleagues. Bison.

Can Gray Infrastructure Be Green?

Conservancy Talk

Renowned biologist, philosopher and naturalist Edward O. We think it’s possible, but there’s not a lot of room for error.

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Raising Cranes: Can Grain Fields Save a Bird?

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Birds & Birding Agriculture Birds ResearchHaving my camera on the water in the dark makes me nervous, but I trust the man with the paddle.

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The Verdict is In: We Can Grow Safe Food and Conserve Nature at the Same Time

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The researchers analyzed roughly 250,000 tests of produce, irrigation waters and rodents conducted by industry and academics on 295 farms in the U.S.,

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Call for Applications: NatureNet Science Fellows

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Meet the 2014 NatureNet Science Fellows. Climate Change Energy Ideas NatureTech Agriculture Climate NatureNet Fellows Research Soil Science

The Battles of Song Sparrows: How a Scientific Outsider Changed How We Study Birds

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How did Nice find herself at the top of the research world while staying at home raising a family? Related Articles. By Joe Smith. By Joe Smith.

Wiring Up the Caribbean: Designing Marine Protected Areas for Coral Reef Connectivity

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Ideas Coral Reefs Marine Oceans Protected Areas ResearchCoral Spawning & Gene Flow. Related Articles. The End of Coral Reefs? Not Yet.

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Corrigendum: "Benefit-cost analysis at the county commissioners meeting"

Environmental Economics

Clair and ASU economics professor John Whitehead about the economic benefits of a recreation center.   via www.goblueridge.net.

A Surprising Look at Crow Family Life

Nature Conservancy - Science

Our greatest insights into this question come from a research team working in Europe with carrion crows. Related Articles. By Gustave Axelson.

Research experience for undergraduates

Environmental Economics

There will be an AERE-sponsored session on this topic at the Southern Economic Association meetings in November. Here The journal originated from efforts to help students understand and appreciate the research and publication process behind the journal articles they regularly read in classes.  

Why do Coastal Communities Invest in Nature? It’s Not Science.

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Living Shorelines: The Space Where Engineering Meets Science. Ideas Ecosystem Services Natural Infrastructure Nature + People Oceans Research

Research project for the large classroom

Environmental Economics

presented the following assignment in class today ( Download ECO 2620 Research Project ). No problem, right?  

Lea Kosnik: "Academic Economics Research and Public Policy Measures"

Environmental Economics

In other words, when unemployment rises, does research attention to the matter increase? ACADEMIC ECONOMICS RESEARCH AND PUBLIC POLICY MEASURES.

Quick Take: One Year into USDA Climate Guidance, Farms and Forests are Making a Difference

Conservancy Talk

Farmers, ranchers and foresters are traditionally good stewards of our land, and provide the world with the food and fiber we depend on every day.

Because You’re A Man

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You have prepared your remarks for weeks — calls, consultations with peers, background research. She Wanted to Do Her Research. Hausheer.

Benefit-cost analysis at the county commissioners meeting

Environmental Economics

Some outreach of community-based faculty/student research: [Watauga County] Commissioners heard from High Country Recreation representative Dr. Scott St. Clair and ASU economics professor John Whitehead about the economic benefits of a recreation center.   via www.goblueridge.net.