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Practical Dreaming in the Hopeful Light of Earthrise

Craig Chalquist, Ph.D. | Posted 10.31.2014 | Good News
Craig Chalquist, Ph.D.

Perhaps it's time to try planting visions from the ground up and watering those that take root. Who knows? In restorying how we can live here, we might just prove that you can go home again. Especially if that home is your homeworld.

Earthrise: A Mythic Image for Our Time?

Craig Chalquist, Ph.D. | Posted 03.26.2014 | Science
Craig Chalquist, Ph.D.

We tend to think of myth as a lie or as an outdated explanation for a mystery long since cleared up by science. But as a host of mythologists, writers and storytellers have observed, myth is actually a framework of meaning.

Considering Perception: Robert Irwin and James Turrell

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 09.02.2013 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

Many years ago, in a land far, far away, two young men set off on a journey to portray the experience of perception.

LOOK: Iconic Photos Of Earth From Space--Snapped Since 1960s

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.06.2012 | Science

-- President John F. Kennedy spelled out the mission clearly in his 1961 speech committing the United States to send humans to the moon and back by t...

Come Together, to Save the Arctic

Paul McCartney | Posted 09.22.2012 | Green
Paul McCartney

Since Earthrise was taken we've been so busy warming our world that it now looks radically different from space. We've put so much carbon into the atmosphere that today's astronauts are looking at a different planet.

Photos That Put a Human Face on the Climate Crisis

Jamie Henn | Posted 07.08.2012 | Green
Jamie Henn

As our generation struggles to deal with the challenge of climate change, we need another Earthrise moment. With our limited attention spans chasing after the latest tweet or Facebook post, perhaps our moment of insight will take a different form.

WATCH: Iconic Apollo 8 Photo Brought To Life In New NASA Video

Posted 04.25.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 04/25/2012 12:16 PM EDT on SPACE.com A new NASA video draws on detailed maps of the moon's surface made recently ...

Did This Photo Start The Environmental Movement?

Treehugger.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It has been said that the pictures taken on Christmas Eve forty years ago created the environmental movement, that for the first time people really co...