The Census of Marine Life: Progress and Prospects

JH Ausubel. Fisheries 26 (7): 33–36 2001

…1620 when the English settlers came.  Exhibits or other visualizations about the history of marine animal populations could be inspiring and influential, for example, in considering goals for Marine Protected…

Maglevs and the Vision of St. Hubert [PDF]

JH Ausubel. In Challenges of a Changing Earth 175–182 2002 Also in Proceedings of the Global Change Open Science Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10-13 July 2001.

…Broos, Paulus Potter: Schilderijen, tekeningen en etsen, Waanders, Zwolle, 1994. [ii] The upper right panel shows Diana and Acteon, from the Metamorphosis of the Roman poet Ovid. Acteon, a hunter, was walking in the…

The Forester’s Lever: Industrial Ecology and Wood Products

IK Wernick, PE Waggoner, JH Ausubel. Journal of Forestry 98 (10): 8–14 2000

…of US potential. Science 199:1041-48. ENERGY INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION, 1994. Manufacturing consumption of energy. US Department of Energy Report DOE/EIA-0512(91). Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office. ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND ET AL. 1995. Economic considerations in forest…

News coverage about surprising Jersey Shore fish spotted w eDNA

…detecta migraciones de especies marinas https://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/analisis-ADN-medioambiental-migraciones-especies_0_1026448521.html Prensa Latina, Cuba Descubren nuevos patrones de migración de especies marinas tropicales https://www.prensa-latina.cu/index.php?o=rn&id=365583&SEO=descubren-nuevos-patrones-de-migracion-de-especies-marinas-tropicales Globedia, Spain Detectan migraciones de especies marinas gracias al ADN medioambiental…

Decarbonization: The Next 100 Years

…the energy supply to the total energy supply, for example, tons of carbon per tons of oil equivalent encompassing all energy supplies. Alternately, think hydrocarbons.  Both hydrogen and carbon burn to release…

Google Impact supports DNA Barcoding

…many cannot be identified, even by expert taxonomists. ‘Bushmeat’ is often trafficked as dried smoked meat removed from bones with diagnostic features. Endangered plants might be exported as seeds or…

The Continental SuperGrid concept

…have aided and abetted is gaining attention. An AP story in USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/tech/news/techinnovations/2003-04-10-super-grid_x.htm A Science Daily news item: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2003/03/030320073732.htm The final report for the National Energy Supergrid workshop: http://www.energy.ece.uiuc.edu/SuperGridReportFinal.pdf…

Leonardo DNA project

…… Agencia EFE, Spain (Spanish) INVESTIGADORES QUIEREN EL ADN DE LEONARDO DA VINCI PARA RECONSTRUIR AL GENIO (RESEARCHERS WANT THE DNA OF LEONARDO DA VINCI TO REBUILD THE GENIUS) http://www.radiointereconomia.com/2016/05/05/investigadores-quieren-el-adn-de-leonardo-da-vinci-para-reconstruir-al-genio/…

Fishing for DNA paper published

…at the 47 sec. mark, 5 1/2 minutes): http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04yxshm#play A 40 sec. clip is also posted here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04zzxsh http://www.flyfisherman.com/news/edna-bread-crumbs-track-migrating-fish/ Smithsonian magazine How teeny bits of leftover DNA help scientists track…

Progress in biodiversity informatics

We celebrate recent achievements in biodiversity informatics. Â Enjoy exploring the new GBIF interface for the global mapping of occurrence records. Try zooming and using the time slider: Â http://www.gbif.org/occurrence…