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08-10-2022
Humans control the fate of the world's largest ice sheet
The East Antarctic Ice Sheet (EAIS) holds the record for being the driest, windiest and coldest place on Earth. It is also home to the thickest deposits of ice, measuring 4,800m (15,700ft) deep in places. Experts calculate that if the total volume of ice bound up in the Antarctic melted, this would release enough water to raise sea levels globally by around 50m. And that is without the contributions of the ice sheets covering Greenland and West Antarctica. Climate has been warming noticeably over the past several...
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06-15-2021
Experts discover a new body part in plants
The scientific exploration of the natural world is a conundrum....
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06-15-2021
Satellites confirm: Avalanche caused the Chamoli Disaster
Satellite imagery has revolutionized the way we see the world....
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06-13-2021
Northern lights linked to electrons traveling at millions of miles per hour
The northern lights are created by high-powered electromagnetic waves that...
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06-11-2021
Speech is the biggest spreader of COVID-19
In a new study published by Wiley, researchers have determined...
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06-09-2021
Young clownfish are struggling to survive under artificial lights
In a new study from the University of Melbourne, experts...
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06-08-2021
Deforestation has darkened coastal waters off Belize
In a new study from the University of Southampton, experts...
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06-03-2021
Coastal sea ice is thinning faster than expected in the Arctic
A recent study led by University College London suggests that...
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06-03-2021
Intense nature restoration needed to address the climate crisis
The world must honor its commitment to restore at least...
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05-26-2021
Eating a plant-based dinner reduces the risk of heart disease
Eating a plant-based dinner could reduce the risk of heart...
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05-24-2021
Mild COVID-19 infection leads to lifelong antibody protection
People who had mild cases of COVID-19 have develop antibody-producing...
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05-24-2021
Heat poses a hidden threat to male fertility in many species
Heat-induced male infertility will cause some species to fall victim...
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05-21-2021
New coronavirus identified that has originated in dogs
Scientists have discovered a new type of coronavirus in human...
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