Nature 2022

January 2022

Giant Ice Disk Returns to River in Maine—See Photo (Gizmodo, 1/14/22).

Animation Shows Earth “Breathing” CO2 In & Out as Seasons Change—See Animation (Live Science, 1/13/22).

Researchers Discover Thousands of Ice Fish Breeding Nests at Bottom of Weddell Sea—See Photos (The New York Times, 1/13/22).

News Flash: We Really Do Live in a Bubble…of Cosmic Proportions—See Animation & Diagram (The Wall Street Journal, 1/12/22).

Fearless Vlogger Checks Out World-Famous Surfing Waves of Nazare, Portugal from Land and Sea —See Video (The Inertia, 1/12/22).

Report: Award-Winning Documentary Sparks Discussion, Debate on How Fascinating, Friendly, Intelligent, Alien Octopuses Really Are—See Photos & Video (Hakai Magazine, 1/11/22).

Discovery: When Deep-Sea Microbes Run Out of Oxygen, They Make Their Own (Science Alert, 1/11/22).

180-Million-Year-Old Sea Dragon Fossil is Largest Ever Found in UK—See Photos & Video (CBS News, 1/10/22).

Well-Preserved Fossils Prove Arid Stretch of Australia was Once Lush & Green—See Photos (Science Alert, 1/7/22).

Yellowstone Wolves being Lured to their Deaths under Relaxed Hunting Regs—See Photos & Video (CBS News, 1/7/22).

Deep Sea is Home to Strange Creatures that Don’t Fare Well when Hauled Up—See Photos (Bored Panda, 1/7/22).

Dog Fetches Human Help for Owner, Friend Trapped in Wreck—See Photos (The New York Times, 1/6/22).

Uganda’s Tree-Climbing Lions Face Increasing Threats to Survival—See Photos & Video (Live Science, 1/4/22).

What Came Before the Big Bang? Good Question! (The Conversation, 1/3/22).

Discovery: Galveston’s Coyotes Look Strange Because They’re Part Red Wolf—See Photos & Video (The New York Times, 1/3/22).

Earth at Closest Yearly Approach to Sun on January 3-4—See Diagrams & Video (, 1/3/22). Read more, see more diagrams and video here.

January Meteor Shower Promises Great Show…for Those Able to See It (, 1/3/22).

NASA: Asteroid to Give Earth Close Shave Today, More to Come by Month’s End (HT Tech, 1/2/22).

Grizzly Shadows Wolf Hunt, Claims Kill in Yellowstone—See Video (The Hill, 1/1/22).