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A student designs an evolutionary tree during the launch of DIY Go Extinct!

Marsupial lions, dinos, and ‘roos, oh my! A game about biodiversity puts kids in the designer’s seat

Posted June 26th, 2018

Gavenus, Erika, Marcy, Ariel

Fulbright Scholar and University of Queensland evolutionary biology Ph.D. student, Ariel Marcy and the STEAM Galaxy Studios team merged […]

American Mine (Carlin, Nevada 2, 2007) © David Maisel

EXTRACTION: Art on the Edge of the Abyss

Posted June 7th, 2018

Dobb, Edwin, Koch, Peter

The age of the sacrifice zone He could see farther into the ground than any other mining […]

Arctic lupine (Lupinus arcticus) by Sandy Brown Jensen | Flickr | CC BY-SA 2.0

The Earth Quartet — Four Novels by Michael Charles Tobias

Posted April 26th, 2018

Pastore, Michael

Not unlike the famed four novel series by Lawrence Durrell — Justine (1957), Balthazar (1958), Mountolive (1958) and Clea (1960), […]

A composite view of Earth at night | NASA/NOAA

No Dark in Sight

Posted December 1st, 2017

A photography exhibit exploring light pollution. The project is currently on exhibition at the Diekema-Hamann gallery in […]

Image courtesy of Jake Marble

Reflections on an Extraordinary Time: Perspectives from a 21st-Century College Student

Posted November 16th, 2017

Marble, Jake

I’m sitting cross-legged, yogi-like, meditating next to a small pond in an endless forest under an endless […]

Brian Jarvi
 African Menagerie | Completed Seven Segment Arc Housed in Walnut Cabinetry 32 Feet Wide by 14 Feet High

Brian Jarvi’s African Menagerie

Posted September 29th, 2017

The backstory of AFRICAN MENAGERIE consists of a calculated subtext intended to dramatize the urgency of the […]

Fungi and other soil microbes are critical to the health of soil and our food systems yet ‘conservation biodiversity’ often overlooks them for more charismatic wildlife.  Fungi by Alan Hern | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

Capturing Ecology: BES Annual Photography Competition

Posted September 21st, 2017

The deadline for the British Ecological Society’s Annual Photography Competition, Capturing Ecology is fast approaching —Friday, 22 […]

Shibuya crossing through dirty windows by George Alexander Ishida | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

Poetry on Overpopulation

Posted August 25th, 2017

Phillips, Esther

I’ve been campaigning on overpopulation for the last ten years because I know that every effort I […]

Richard Grossman. The Most Overpopulated Country. © Richard Grossman, MD.

Contraceptual Art

Posted August 17th, 2017

Grossman, Richard

I first learned about Conceptual Art from a wonderful lecture on genres of art. The concept idea of making Contraceptual Art immediately […]

Mandy Coppes-Martin Tragedy of the Commons 2016 Madagascan Silk, meranti wood and paper thread. 140x100x100 cm.  Learn more about Mandy Coppes-Martin's work here

The MAHB Art Community: A reflection on the initiative and call for contributions

Posted August 3rd, 2017

Gavenus, Erika

When the MAHB launched its Art Community space in February of 2016, it did so in recognition […]