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08-17-2022
Catastrophic volcanic eruption is more likely than we think
The world is "woefully underprepared" for a massive volcanic eruption, according to a team of researchers from the University of Cambridge's Centre for the Study of Existential Risk (CSER) and the University of Birmingham. The experts also warm that a catastrophic volcanic eruption is more likely than we think. "Data gathered from ice cores on the frequency of eruptions over deep time suggests there is a one-in-six chance of a magnitude seven explosion in the next one hundred years. That's a roll of the dice," said study...
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05-05-2017
Don’t miss the meteor shower tonight and tomorrow night
Producing up to 40 shooting stars per hour, the Eta...
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05-05-2017
Alpine plants face unseen extinction risks
Alpine plants are different species of plants that exist together...
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05-04-2017
Women living in low-income areas more prone to anxiety than men
Anxiety disorders are very common mental diseases that are characterized...
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05-04-2017
Human noise pollution is invading protected areas
Protected areas within the United States account for roughly 14...
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05-04-2017
Deep dive discovers sea creature’s massive carbon impact
Using a new deep-sea technology, scientists at Monterey Bay Aquarium...
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05-04-2017
Lulu the whale died with highest amount of pollution on record
Lulu, one of the UK's last remaining killer whales who...
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05-04-2017
First trial for genetically engineered algae was a rousing success
Algae has long been championed as a possible biofuel alternative...
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05-03-2017
Polluted oceans are ruining the immune systems of wild dolphins
The observation of dolphins off the coast of South Carolina...
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05-03-2017
Summer air conditioning increases air pollution
It’s almost summer, which means an increase in sun, fun,...
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05-02-2017
Actual ice loss in Antarctic Peninsula less than reported
Ice loss in the Western Palmer Land region of the...
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05-02-2017
Hawaii might ban certain sunscreen to protect coral reefs
Sunscreen could be killing coral reefs surrounding Hawaii’s eight main...
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05-02-2017
Oklahoma earthquake may have been caused by wastewater injection
Recently, earthquakes in certain areas of Oklahoma have been on...
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