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What Do Tree Rings Sound Like When Played Like A Record?
Offbeat  (tags: trees, arts, nature, music )

Volker
- 9 hours ago - iflscience.com
Rather than use a needle like a record, sensors gather information about the wood's color and texture and use an algorithm that translates variations into piano notes. The breadth of variation between individual trees results in a individualized tune.
Homni: The New Superorganism Taking Over Earth
Offbeat  (tags: Climate change, Earth Future, Nature, Sustainability )

Ray
- 10 days ago - bbc.com
Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.
Nature's Hidden Patterns
Offbeat  (tags: Science, Environment, Nature, Neuroscience, Physics )

Ray
- 11 days ago - bbc.com
Our eyes are remarkable in making almost instant sense of the world around us in ways that even the most sophisticated machines can't do. So what cues do we pick up that make sure we can see the wood for the trees?
Snow Show: Snowflakes Like You'Ve Never Seen Them Before
Offbeat  (tags: photos, environment, snowflakes, nature, study, Alexey Kljatov )

Nancy
- 15 days ago - sierraclub.org
"Shooting in light snow is more accurate and calm, but I also like the speed of shooting in heavy snow--though I miss a lot of beautiful crystals because they quickly get buried under others." ad on 4th plate...6 photos
Marie Six - Saving Nature   video
Offbeat  (tags: Marie Six, nature, Bible, Torah, ancient peoples, equality, fish, birds, animals, responsibilities, environment )

Evelyn
- 61 days ago - youtu.be
Marie Six, C2NN member, presents a fascinating different perspective on our responsibilities for our planet - nature, environment, human - and explores historical and religious dimensions of these responsibilities
Wild December ¨ HD 1080¨   video
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, wildlife, animals, beautiful, peaceful, nature )

Evelyn
- 72 days ago - youtu.be
Sound up, full screen - lean back and ENJOY ... 3.48 minutes of awe at the beauty of nature
Rockefellers to Switch Investments to 'Clean Energy'
Offbeat  (tags: investments, fossil fuels, environment, energy, nature, Rockefeller Brothers Fund )

Ray
- 85 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Heirs to the Rockefeller family, which made its vast fortune from oil, are to sell investments in fossil fuels and reinvest in clean energy, reports say.
Man (Animated Video)
Offbeat  (tags: humans, environment, nature, protection )

Cher
- 91 days ago - test.livinggreenmag.com
Animation looks at what seems to be the human relationship with the natural world. The animation may make you squirm.
Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam - ForceChange
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, animals, government, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife, trees, world, globalwarming, pollution, activists, culture, death, education, environment, ethics, government )

Wendy
- 97 days ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this petition to urge the Prime Minister Tan Dung Nguyen and the Vietnamese government to strengthen their enforcement of banning illegal trading and poaching while also preserving the remaining forests, loss of which is the biggest threat
Raise Funding for Walking For Lions.
Offbeat  (tags: Sam Clark Photography, printed on Fine Art Photo Rag paper, 12x18 inches in size, costs $5 per entry, They need us now!, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, protection, nature, activists, safety, animalrights, animalwelfare, protectio )

Kelly
- 147 days ago - facebook.com
Sam Clark Photography will be holding a print raffle to raise funding for Walking For Lions. A best selling image, Lioness on branch, Serengeti, Tanzania will be raffled with 100% of proceeds going to WFL to help save our last wild lions.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED What Happens When A Rescued Elephant Finds Some Plastic Ribbon To Dance With?
Offbeat  (tags: This is JUST TO AWWWEDORABLE plastic rib, baby elephant Faa, ivory trade, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, world, wildlife, protection, politics, nature, forests, activists, violence, safety, family, protection, GoodNew )

Kelly
- 153 days ago - thedodo.com
The elephants at Chang Mai's Elephant Nature Park, a sanctuary in Northern Thailand, know how to have a good time. They play with tires, they play with each other in the rain and they play with just about anything they can find ...
16 Hair-Raising Photos of Famous Landmarks Being Struck By Lightning
Offbeat  (tags: nature, weather, extreme weather, storms, lightning strike, lightning photos )

Beth
- 160 days ago - news.distractify.com
Prepare to be shocked! The last one will give you goosebumps.
Hillside : More Horses Saved and Other Sanctuary News...
Offbeat  (tags: protection, AnimalWelfare, safety, GoodNews, nature, animals, humans, photos, pictures )

Borg
- 170 days ago - us2.campaign-archive1.com
We have now taken in over twenty horses and ponies, including pregnant mares from stray horse pounds where they are destined, if unclaimed, to be put to sleep after seven days...Andy arrived at Hillside... Two Little Deer, Tucked up for the Night..
VICTORY VICTORY A Butterfly Back From The Brink
Offbeat  (tags: 45 captive-bred, 308 caterpillars, been released into the wild, cautiously optimistic, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, government, GoodNews, nature, protection, conservation, extinction, environment, performance, health, safety )

Kelly
- 174 days ago - usfws.tumblr.com
Photo: Schaus swallowtail (Holly Salvato)~ In June 2012 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) issued an emergency order allowing the collection and captive rearing of endangered Schaus' swallowtail butterflies.
Please Can You Demand That David Cameron Puts Our Bees Before Syngenta's Profits?
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, world, wildlife, weather, water, trees, protection, habitat, activists, culture, dishonesty, death, ethics, fami )

Wendy
- 174 days ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
"If the government approves Syngenta's kneejerk and cynical application then the public are bound to question whether ministers are too close to the agrochemical companies and too distant from the ecology that feeds us.".
 

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