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Feb 23, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Climate change could push some shellfish over the edge.
Feb 13, 2015 02:20 PM ET // John Upton, Climate Central
U.N. climate negotiators are searching for a new target — something to complement the popular, but complicated, 2°C goal. Continue reading →
Feb 9, 2015 04:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Is all the snow this year proof that climate scientists have it wrong, and the Earth actually is cooling? In a word: no. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pesky termites aren't so bad after all, as new research finds that they can greatly benefit plants, animals and landscapes.
Feb 5, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The rise and fall of sea level during the past million years matches up with valleys and ridges on the seafloor, suggesting a link, two new studies find.
Feb 4, 2015 08:23 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A strategically placed video camera aboard an upper-stage rocket motor captured NASA’s Soil Moisture Active Passive, or SMAP, spacecraft as it scooted off toward an operational orbit 425 miles above the planet. Continue reading →
Feb 3, 2015 06:28 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Melbourne, Australia's second-biggest city, has an aggressive plan to combat the urban heat island effect. Continue reading →
Jan 30, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
NASA's next Earth-observing satellite is scheduled to launch Saturday (Jan. 31), and it could vastly improve the way scientists monitor droughts around the world.
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