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staffAugust 15, 2018

2018-2022 Expected to Be Abnormally Hot Years

This summer’s world-wide heatwave makes 2018 a particularly hot year. As will be the next few years, according to a ...

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staffAugust 4, 2018

Birds learn another ‘language’ by eavesdropping on neighbors

For birds, understanding neighborhood gossip about an approaching hawk or brown snake can mean the difference between life or death. ...

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staffJuly 27, 2018

Tropical Forests May Hinder Climate Change Effort

Forests in tropical regions could soon become a source of greenhouse gases, contributing to global warming rather than helping to ...

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staffJuly 26, 2018

Researchers believe they’ve found liquid water on Mars

A huge lake of salty water appears to be buried deep in Mars, raising the possibility of finding life on ...

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staffJuly 26, 2018

Bigfoot Was a Dinosaur

The Black Hills region of the United States is famous today for tourist attractions like Deadwood and Mount Rushmore, but ...

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staffJuly 17, 2018

Scientists discover oldest evidence of bread

Scientists have discovered the earliest known evidence of bread-making, from a 14,000-year-old dig site. The bake would have looked like ...

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staffJuly 12, 2018

Stone tools age Asia’s first Homo presence

The remains of crudely fashioned stone tools unearthed in China advances the presence of human ancestors in Asia by around ...

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staffJuly 10, 2018

Gene-Editing Technique Cures Genetic Disorder in Utero

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and Yale University have for the first time used a gene editing technique to successfully ...

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staffJuly 10, 2018

Generating Electrical Power from Waste Heat

Directly converting electrical power to heat is easy. It regularly happens in your toaster, that is, if you make toast ...

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staffJuly 2, 2018

The longest lunar eclipse of the century this July

A total lunar eclipse will rise over the night sky this summer, and it will be the longest eclipse of ...