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Nov 21, 2014 01:12 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Acid rain and deforestation runoff are causing a drop in the calcium content of some lakes in North America and western Europe, with ominous potential effects. Continue reading →
Nov 20, 2014 04:50 PM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
2014 is even more likely to become the warmest year on record, with record cold years a thing of the past.
Nov 19, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Discovery News
A volcanic eruption at Iceland's Holuhraun Lava Field is the largest since the 18th century.
Nov 14, 2014 02:12 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Geoengineering advocates say it's time to look at the carbon-absorbing ability of the mineral olivine. But critics say it might do more harm than good. Continue reading →
Nov 10, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Our recap this week from around the planet: A Super Typhoon menaces Alaska, a colorful remembrance of World War I, and supercooled crystals punch a hole in the sky.
Nov 10, 2014 04:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
As the central and eastern U.S. are hit with an unseasonably early blast of frigid weather, we're struggling to comprehend more mysterious meteorological lingo. Continue reading →
Nov 5, 2014 04:57 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Warmer-than-normal waters off the west coast of North America are attracting an array of unfamiliar marine life from faraway places. Continue reading →
Nov 3, 2014 05:32 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Diminishing supplies of groundwater threaten the world's food supply and political instability, according to a new study. Continue reading →
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