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Antartica is melting. These heartbreaking photographs tell the story. https://t.co/OhQfJNxytU
TED Fellows 22 Jul
This sculpture in Times Square forced visitors to confront climate change head-on https://t.co/MM2y5zeCWk
TED Fellows 22 Jul
A new art project reminds us we're not alone in dark times. Support the project on Kickstarter today. https://t.co/kXS3PqV0oA
TED Fellows 22 Jul
RT @kickstarter: These glow-in-the-dark posters spread a little light during dark times: https://t.co/0C73UMXR5Z https://t.co/ztKYE11ByP
TED Fellows 21 Jul
A hand-powered centrifuge costs 20 cents to make and can do the work of a $1,000 machine. https://t.co/Qup8Pgby2y
TED Fellows 21 Jul

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An elegy for the Larsen Ice Shelf

Antarctica, 2016.I am at a loss for words.I spent a while looking through recent images of my time in Antarctica and none of them convey my emotions about today’s news that a tr...
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