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Nov 21, 2018

The word “greenhouse” brings to mind a few different ideas. Agriculture and growth, for starters. Protection from the cold. Glass walls. Glass ceilings.

Greenhouse also refers to a fundamental idea in climate science – the greenhouse effect. But did you know that the greenhouse effect was first discovered by a...


Oct 12, 2018

It's Earth Science Week, and AGI Earth Science Education Ambassador Sally Jewell has some words of wisdom for young people interested in the geosciences. On this episode of audioEARTH, Joe and Railey speak with Sally about how geoscience impacts our daily lives, how young people can get involved with geoscience, and how...


Sep 17, 2018

In this episode of audioEARTH, Joe and Railey speak with Max Van Wyk de Vries, who recently discovered a new volcanic province hidden beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Listen to find out how Max discovered these volcanoes and the implications of this new discovery. And stay tuned for a sneak peek at Education...


Aug 24, 2018

Hurricane Lane marches towards Hawaii today, August 24. On this episode of audioEARTH, Joe and Railey talk to Bill Read, former director of the National Hurricane Center. Stay tuned to hear about hurricane forecasting, how Hawaii residents are preparing for the storm, and what we can expect in the upcoming days. 

 

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Aug 15, 2018

A deadly bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy on Tuesday has politicians and engineers searching for a cause. Join us for this mini episode of audioEARTH as we talk about some of the most common causes of bridge failures.

 

Updates from the BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-45188668

Overview of bridge collapses with...