A Selection of Publications

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MARCH OF THE RED DEVIL
A fierce predator from the deep is taking over the eastern Pacific.
New Scientist

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BLACK GOLD OF THE AMAZON
Secrets of that ancient “dark earth” could help solve the Amazon’s ecological problems today.
Discover

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FOG FORESTS
Surrounded by dry scrub country, these ecological marvels thrive by literally feeding on air.
Discover

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AVATAR ACTS
When the Matrix has you, what laws apply to settle conflicts?
Scientific American

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VOLCANOES GET A KICK FROM CLIMATE CHANGE
Melting ice with make volcanic eruptions more frequent and more dangerous.
Hakai Magazine

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UPHILL BATTLE
As the climate warms in the cloud forest of the Andes, plants and animals must climb to higher, cooler elevations or die.
Smithsonian

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STARS IN THEIR EYES
The exquisite telescopes crafted by Alvan Clark and his sons helped make the lat half of the 19th century a golden age of astronomy.
Smithsonian

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RARE EARTH
Soil scientists are tracking down rare and endangered soils in a quest to document – and preserve – “pedodiversity.”
Sciencemag.org

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WHEN JUNIPER AND WOODY PLANTS INVADE, WATER MAY RETREAT
Dense plants are taking over grasslands in many areas; researchers in the U.S. Southwest are studing how they tap into water supplies – and how to kep them in check.
Science

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TURNING INTO DUST
Around the globe, grasslands are turning to desert and free-flowing bits of dirt and rock are remaking the environment.
Discover

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LEATHERBACKS
Leatherback is likely to become extinct in the next 10 years.
National Wildlife

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WHAT’S YOUR POISON?
Buy a snake in a pet shop and you’ll probably be told it’s harmless. Don’t be so sure.
Magazine

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MEXICO’S TURTLE WARS
How one country is battling poachers and saving sea turtles.
International Wildlife

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CRAWLING TO OBLIVION
Invasive earthworms denude Great Lakes forests
Scientific American

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GONE TODAY, HEAR TOMORROW
Lose the ear’s sensitive hair cells and your hearing goes with them.
New Scientist

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A DRINK TO YOUR HEALTH
We’re talking water, h20, agua. And it does a lot more than quench your thirst.

Health

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STEP LIGHTLY, PLEASE
Plenty of websites help you calculate and expunge the carbon footprint of your wanderlust. But is it best to just stay at home?
Audubon

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EMBATTLED BIGHORNS
Drastic steps to save bighorn sheep lead to clashes and compromise across the West.
National Wildlife