The remote but potentially catastrophic risk of a significant quake in Boston has researchers pondering how to protect the city's fragile historic architecture. Continue reading →
Official reports of deaths due to winter storms are misleadingly low, according to a study by two University of Georgia scientists. Continue reading →
Paris in the spring is lovely -- except when you can't breathe. Continue reading →
Spring arrives today -- and make the most of it since it will be 30 seconds shorter next year.
Certain mushrooms glow in order to attract insects who can help them to colonize new habitats. Continue reading →
For a long time geologists have been trying to figure out why the High Plains, where Denver is located, turned out to be so high, yet also level and smooth enough that a city could be built there. It may have had something to do with water. Continue reading →
The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter provides a view of Earth from the dark side of the moon and a South American country names half of its area a conservation corridor. Plus: Two hikers brave frozen Lake Erie.
Salt on the roads makes it easier for us to get around in winter, but it's an environmental killer. Continue reading →
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