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We pump too much #groundwater out of the ground--and that's killing our #rivers | @NatGeo | #waterresource

A recently published Nature research suggests that 2050 thousands of rivers and streams could pass a critical ecological threshold.

Stellarium Web Online Star Map | @StellariumDev | #astronomy #planetarium

An online version of the Stellarium software. Stellarium Web is an online planetarium that runs in your web browser based on an open source project. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you would see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. Controls include: constellations, constellation art, landscape, grids, deep sky objects, night modes and planet visibility.

The Hard Truths of #ClimateChange - By the Numbers | @NatureNews | #climateviz #dataviz

A set of troubling immersive charts showing how little progress nations have made toward limiting greenhouse-gas emissions.

#Open #Geoscience Information Collections | @AGI_Updates | #publications #images

The American Geosciences Institute maintains several several open geoscience content collections - publications and images - where the content is either available directly on the website or through a link to the originator of the data. The collections are searchable.

Relearning The #Star Stories Of #Indigenous Peoples | @SciFri | #astronomy #stories

Just as the people of early Western Civilization looked to the stars and told stories about them, so did indigenous people around the world.

We're Barely Listening to the U.S.Most Dangerous #Volcanoes | @NYTScience

Red tape and regulations have made it difficult for volcanologists to build monitoring stations along Mount Hood and other active volcanoes. The article shares where US active volcanoes are located and  includes coloful images.

#Wildfires Out West | @ClimateCentral | #climatechange

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Wildfires Out West from Climate Central on Vimeo.

Climate Central offers an interesting 3:13 video about the relationship between climate, drought, and wildfires in the western states. The video provides some scientific evidence about the disturbing trends we are seeing in the climate there.

Three Dinosaur Tracksites

An example of an Adobe Spark page.