Reboot the Biosphere
Sure Biosphere 2 was the laughingstock of the science community when its mission came to a close in 1993. (Blame the Star Trek-like uniforms.) But scientific findings spiraled out of it long after the project was officially canceled. Some 150 papers and scads of new insights into the environment are due to the visionary wonderland that is Biosphere 2.
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The Ghosts of Evolution (podcast)
How Rewilding Works (podcast)
Anthropocene: The Age of Man (podcast)
Jane Poynter: Life in Biosphere 2 (TED Talk)