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Denali — the tallest peak in North America — not only has a new name (or, more accurately, its old name), but a new official height.
Arctic sea ice is nearing its annual summer minimum extent, which should be among the 4 lowest, driven by global warming. Continue reading →
Despite penury and isolation, Iran has launched its most ambitious environmental project ever in hopes of saving the world’s sixth largest salt lake and its wildlife. Continue reading →
A massive earthquake up to magnitude 9.2 strikes the Pacific coast on average every 243 years -- and it's been 315 since the last one. Continue reading →
We're outnumbered -- that comes to 422 trees per human being. But their numbers are dwindling.
This year's El Niño is historically powerful, after unprecedented changes related to global warming, according to the World Meteorological Organization. Continue reading →
'Grey swan' hurricanes, those without precedent but that could be predicted, could be more likely with global warming. Continue reading →
A thin layer of bright green slime at the bottom of an Antarctic lake is giving scientists a glimpse at life on Earth 2.4 billion years ago.
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