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Jul 31, 2015 09:44 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Earth's magnetic field, which protects the planet from harmful blasts of solar radiation, is much older than thought.
Jul 30, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The nation's capital will drop 6 inches in the next 100 years, and coupled with sea-level rise faces a flooding double-whammy.
Jul 30, 2015 09:24 AM ET // AFP
Cleaning up the dangerously polluted Guanabara Bay in the next year for sailing events is the biggest challenge facing Rio de Janeiro Olympic organizers.
Jul 29, 2015 02:20 PM ET // Alison Kanski, Climate Central
The burning of fossil fuels is altering the ratio of carbon in the atmosphere, skewing the age of carbon dated objects. Continue reading →
Jul 29, 2015 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Plants and animals share more in common than we tend to think, with new research finding that both groups respond to stress in similar ways, at least from a biochemical standpoint.
Jul 28, 2015 05:50 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The vessel, found by salvage divers who specialize in unusual finds, dates back to the Czarist era. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2015 04:07 PM ET // Sarah Lewin, Space.com
The remains of burnt out Iron Age huts in Africa hold clues into understanding a bizarre weak spot in the Earth's magnetic field and weird magnetic pole reversals. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The United States uses more energy for A/C than any other country in the world. What is this doing to our planet?
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