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Jan 27, 2015 11:33 AM ET
While the Blizzard of '15 didn't turn out to be quite the snowpocalyse that was forecast, it still hit parts of the Northeast pretty hard. What makes a winter storm like this so intense? Continue reading →
Jan 23, 2015 12:17 PM ET
An underground fire in Australia has been burning continuously since before the Bronze Age. Continue reading →
Jan 21, 2015 04:25 PM ET
A resort town in Argentina was engulfed by nearby lake, only to reemerge. Continue reading →
Jan 20, 2015 12:03 PM ET
An 1815 geological map of the British Isles changed the way we look at the ground beneath us. Continue reading →
Jan 17, 2015 08:20 AM ET
Humans have crossed four of nine 'planetary boundaries' that could render Earth less hospitable to life, reports a new study. Continue reading →
Jan 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET
Disposing of waste water from fracked wells and other energy industry drilling might cause a seismic catastrophe, say experts.
Jan 14, 2015 12:51 PM ET
Destroying forests and intensively farming the land erodes as much soil in a few decades as would naturally erode over thousands of years. Continue reading →
Jan 12, 2015 06:08 PM ET
Relatively small volcanic eruptions may be slowing the pace of global warming. Continue reading →
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