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Greenland’s melting glaciers are unearthing a hidden economic goldmine
Even long-term problems can yield short-term gains.
Innovation, war, and glory: the soldier-scientist who unlocked the secrets of the Sahara
The amazing tale of Ralph Bagnold, a soldier, scientist, and scourge of the Axis Powers.
How to leave the sand behind on your next beach trip
Clean up sneaky grains of silica.
How to beach-proof your phone
Protect it from sun, sand, and seawater.
Sandboxes could help inspire more efficient wheels for heavy equipment
Also, better Mars rovers.
Mars Curiosity Rover Will Be First To Explore Extraterrestrial Sand Dunes
Interplanetary dune buggy
Sand Like You’ve Never Seen It Before
Once more unto the beach
Fenway Is Using Black Sand To Melt Away Monster Amounts Of Snow
Time to throw baseballs, not snowballs
Video: Solar Sinter Project Turns the Desert’s Free Abundance of Sand and Sun into 3-D-Printed Glass
Markus Kayser’s Solar Sinter project takes the desert’s two most abundant resources, sunlight and sand and puts them to work … Continued
Containing the Sahara with Bacteria-Built Walls
Bacteria that construct walls out of sand could save a third of the world's population from desertification