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Jul 2, 2015 10:00 AM ET
At last, here's a possible explanation for those strangely shaped bursts of light that appear above storm clouds 50 miles up. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2015 07:58 AM ET
A state park allows anyone to search for diamonds, and sometimes diggers make a pricey find. Continue reading →
Jun 29, 2015 08:40 AM ET
These roads -- filled with bandits and hairpin-turns -- are best avoided if you've got a safer alternative.
Jun 25, 2015 09:06 AM ET
These mysterious electric blue wisps, which form on the edge of space, could be a sign of climate change.
Jun 24, 2015 09:28 AM ET
Insurer Lloyd's warns that three weather-related disasters in a row could create a starve-amageddon.
Jun 24, 2015 11:00 AM ET
It's not just a conspiracy theorist's fever dream. The wispy trails in the sky actually do influence surface temperatures.
Jun 17, 2015 08:48 AM ET
New studies reveal that humans are rapidly draining a third of the world's aquifers, and nobody knows how much water is left in them.
Jun 17, 2015 11:37 AM ET
A bizarre patch of warm water is being blamed for everything from the California drought to deaths of sea lions.
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