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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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11-30-2016
California introduces legislation to limit agricultural greenhouse gases
In the fight against global warming, the state of California...
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11-29-2016
Giving Tuesday helps charities, but needs us to do more
For some nonprofits, Giving Tuesday donations can be vital for...
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11-29-2016
Great Barrier Reef sees record coral deaths this year
Coral deaths in the Great Barrier Reef have reached record...
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11-29-2016
Alaska biologists investigate mystery of disappearing caribou
Alaska has a new mystery that has some scientists stumped:...
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11-29-2016
Conservationists split over Kenyan railway over Nairobi National Park
A vital Kenyan railway between Nairobi and Mombasa has split...
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11-29-2016
Tech solutions emerge to fight overfishing, labor abuse at sea
For decades, fishing boats have used technology to track schools...
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11-28-2016
Underground ocean discovered below the Earth's surface
Scientists have made an incredible discovery: Earth has an underground...
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11-28-2016
Scientists stumped by record low tornado count
The United States saw a record low tornado count in...
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11-28-2016
Scientists seek to solve mystery of Scotland's dying seals
In Scotland, a mysterious illness has led to a depressing...
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11-28-2016
Gravity shifts could offer earthquake early warning system
Every year, thousands of people die in earthquakes around the...
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11-27-2016
Australasian marsupials survived ancient climate change
Australasian marsupials survived ancient climate change, but may not survive...
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11-26-2016
Scientists go big with first aquatic biodiversity map for US West
Scientists prepare aquatic biodiversity map for western United States When...
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