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A new method extracts high-tech metals from common seafloor ores.
The tweets of Puerto Rico's unofficial mascot, the common coqui frog, became higher pitched during the past two decades, while the animals grew shorter. Continue reading →
Geographic features responsible for biodiversity also shape human languages.
The potent greenhouse gas methane is spewing from Pennsylvanian natural gas wells during the drilling that precedes fracking.
A new book pays tribute to Ansel Adams and the wilderness area in California that is named for him.
In a new image taken from orbit, the Grand Canyon is visible slicing through the Kaibab Plateau.
New simulations show up to 70 percent less ground shaking in a major Southern California earthquake than previously thought. Continue reading →
The brutal weather in the U.S. Midwest this winter has, in part, coal-burning power plants in China, a new study finds.
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