1 year old puppy = 30 year old human #shorts

A new study finds that dog years don’t work like we thought they did. #shortsSUPPORT MINUTEEARTH**************************If you like what we do, you can help us!:- Become our patron: https://patreon.com/MinuteEarth – Share this video with your friends and family- Leave us a comment (we read them!)CREDITS*********David Goldenberg | Script Writer, Narrator and DirectorEver Salazar | Illustration, Video Editing and Animation Nathaniel Schroeder | MusicMinuteEarth is produced by Neptune Studios LLC https://neptunestudios.info OUR STAFF************Sarah Berman • Arcadi Garcia i RiusDavid Goldenberg • Julián Gustavo GómezMelissa Hayes • Alex Reich • Henry Reich • Peter ReichEver Salazar • Leonardo Souza • Kate YoshidaOUR LINKS************Youtube | https://youtube.com/MinuteEarthTikTok | https://tiktok.com/@minuteearth Twitter | https://twitter.com/MinuteEarth Instagram | https://instagram.com/minute_earth Facebook | https://facebook.com/Minuteearth Website | https://minuteearth.com Apple Podcasts| https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/minuteearth/id649211176REFERENCES**************Wang…

Making Plankton into Art

By Mikayla Cote, Master’s student at the University of Rhode Island / UNITED KINGDOM / After flying to the United Kingdom, the EXPORTS scientists were in quarantine for two weeks prior to embarking on a month-long research cruise. While there was still some last-minute work to be done before departure, for most of us this …

Small Bugs With a Big Impact

By Diana Fontaine, Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography / NORTHERN ATLANTIC OCEAN / We have about one more week of full science fun left in the North Atlantic NASA EXPORTS campaign. It has certainly been a wild ride at sea given that we’ve experienced about four storms to …

The Effects of Nutrient and Light on Phytoplankton Communities: Implications for Carbon Export

By Delfina Navarro-Estrada and Shannon Burns, oceanography graduate students at the University of South Florida / NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN / In the sunlit portion of the ocean exist single-celled microscopic organisms called phytoplankton. They are called the ‘grass of the sea’ because these tiny plants and algae perform many of the same ecological functions as …

We don’t know what a tree is (and this video won’t tell you)

Offset your carbon footprint with Wren! They’ll protect 5 extra acres of rainforest for each of the first 100 people who sign up at https://www.wren.co/join/minuteearth.It turns out that defining what is and isn’t a “tree” is way harder than it seems.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Wood: A bunch of cellulose fibers intertwined with lignin usually found in the trunk of a tree.Trunk: A wooden stem that thickens over time.Bonsai: An ornamental tree or shrub that is artificially prevented from reaching its normal size.Shrub: A woody plant that is smaller than a tree.Gymnosperm: A group of plants, including conifers, that have naked seeds.Angiosperm: A group of plants, including lots of other “trees” that…

Our Three “Hour” Tour

By Ken Buesseler, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution /NORTHERN ATLANTIC OCEAN/ For those of us who grew up watching Gilligan’s Island, we all know the fateful story of the “three-hour tour.”  Well, as this oceanographer knows, that TV storm is not that different from the weather we are facing out here in the North Atlantic on …

Why It’s Good To Have A Weak Hand

Watch the new season of MinuteBody – and get access to both CuriosityStream and Nebula – at https://curiositystream.com/minuteearth.We might have a strong hand because having a weak hand is actually useful.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Handedness: the tendency to use one hand more than the other for specific tasksSUPPORT MINUTEEARTH**************************If you like what we do, you can help us!:- Become our patron: https://patreon.com/MinuteEarth – Share this video with your friends and family- Leave us a comment (we read them!)CREDITS*********Peter Reich | Script WriterKate Yoshida | Narrator and DirectorSarah Berman | Illustration, Video Editing and Animation Nathaniel Schroeder | MusicMinuteEarth is produced by Neptune Studios LLC https://neptunestudios.info OUR STAFF************Sarah Berman • Arcadi Garcia…

The Hunt for the Right Eddy

By Zachary K. Erickson, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center / GREENBELT, MARYLAND / The ocean is full of eddies – swirling water masses that are the ocean equivalent of hurricanes. In comparison with their atmospheric counterparts, eddies are smaller, longer-lived, and far more numerous: at any given moment, well over 1,000 eddies exist throughout the …

What It’s Like to Quarantine Before a Field Campaign

By Sara Blumberg, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Inia Soto Ramos, Universities Space Research Association / GREENBELT, MARYLAND / Pandemics can change the plans of nearly everything, including ocean research. That’s exactly what happened with EXPORTS. In 2019, the original North Atlantic Expedition along with its active research projects were cancelled. Despite the setback, …

An Unexpected Consequence of COVID

Learn more about Lydall’s mission to create a cleaner, quieter and safer world at https://www.lydall.com. The global pandemic led to a drop in outdoor air pollution, but it also led to an increase in indoor air pollution – and our exposure to it.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Particulate matter: often abbreviated PM, it is the sum of all the tiny particles and drops of liquid suspended in the air including soil, soot, dust, metals, and acids like nitrates.Air quality: a measurement of how polluted the air is, judged by the level of known pollutants in the air like NO2 and particulate matter like soot.Ozonolysis: an organic chemical reaction wherein ozone cleaves a…