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All Posts Tagged With: "technology"

Observing the Secret Lives of Raccoons: Enhanced Video Resource

This video resource explores how scientists are using technology to gain a deeper understanding of raccoon behavior.

Oct 10th, 2012 | Comments

Kilauea: Mountain of Fire: Video: Song of the Volcano

Geophysicist Milton Garces uses infrasonic recording technology to listen in on activity in Kilauea’s lava tubes.

Aug 18th, 2011 | Comments

The Beauty of Ugly: Interview: Dr. Edith Widder

One of the most remarkable pieces of equipment designed by Widder is the Eye-in-the-Sea, a unique, unobtrusive camera that sits on the sea bottom and records the never-before-seen behavior of marine animals.

Jun 22nd, 2011 | Comments

Violent Hawaii: Volcanologists’ Tools

Scientists working in Hawaii are using more sophisticated tools than ever -- like tiltmeters and thermal imagers -- to try to predict the behavior of volcanoes.

Aug 11th, 2010 | Comments

True Adventures of the Ultimate Spider-Hunter: Secrets of Spider Silk

Delicate yet amazingly sturdy, strong yet stunningly beautiful, a spider's silk is a mysterious material that brings life and death.

Jun 30th, 2010 | Comments

The Vanishing Lions: Cloning the King of Beasts

Should cloning be used to save lions? That is the question some conservationists are pondering as lion populations dwindle worldwide.

Jun 30th, 2009 | Comments

Flight School: Flyways

Each spring and fall billions of birds hit the "flyways," atmospheric roads for annual migrations, which can stretch thousands of miles.

Apr 11th, 2008 | Comments

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