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Sand Bubbler Crabs

Scopimera inflata is an artist among crabs, creating beautiful patterns of tiny sand spheres while foraging for food. The crab scuttles from its hole, and begins rolling balls while sucking any algae and other nutritious goodies from the sand. The … Continue reading

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LRO images the Moon Landing Sites

It’s officially over 30C in Vancouver. In other news, the newest images from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter show the Apollo landing sites. Oooooooh!

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As I just recently finished a course in satellite image interpretation, I was deeply amused by this technique for finding penguin colonies from space.

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Photo of the Day

Wow, this is a really cool image.

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Best of the Earth Observatory

Oooh, look! Pretty pictures! To celebrate the 10th anniversary, NASA’s Earth Observatory is taking votes on their very best Image of the Day. Some of these are familiar to me, resonating with the familiarity of Apollo’s “Earthrise,” while others are … Continue reading

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Let the Wild Spectulation Begin!

This is rapidly going to become one of the most-linked and least-read science articles. Why? Because although there may be nothing new under they sun, they found something new in the sky As for least-read, well… give it a try, … Continue reading

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Adapting Defenses to Environments

Allow me to introduce you to Canada’s first line of defense.

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