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Feb 25, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Chilean geyser called El Jefe provides new insight on how these natural wonders work. →
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 →
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.
Dec 22, 2014 05:29 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Colorful hot springs in Yellowstone National Park get their hues from good-luck coins tossed into their waters and trash discarded by tourists. Continue reading →
Dec 19, 2014 03:18 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Studying how bubbles work could lead to more efficient power stations. Continue reading →
Nov 24, 2014 03:45 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A vast ancient canyon lies buried underneath a present-day river that cuts through the Himalayas in Tibet.
Nov 17, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Discovery News
Artists will overlay the path of hidden creeks and arroyos on San Francisco's city streets, in a nod to waterways that used to run through nearly every valley in the city.
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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