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May 21, 2015 09:20 AM ET // AFP
The bill automatically slashes social, behavioral and economic sciences by 55 percent, while climate research shrinks eight percent to $1.2 billion.
May 21, 2015 05:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
It won't lead to a sci-fi movie style disaster, but the ocean circulation system in the North Atlantic appears to be slowing down -- and it's cause for some concern. →
May 20, 2015 10:00 AM ET
Climate change is causing the ice sheets to melt at an alarming rate. What would happen if all of the frozen ice in the ocean melted?
May 18, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Timeworn Antarctica ice suggests a strong link between carbon dioxide levels and glacial cycles for the past million years.
May 14, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The remains of Antarctica's Larsen B Ice Shelf are likely to disintegrate by the end of the decade, speeding the way for sea level rise.
May 13, 2015 11:40 AM ET
There are 80,000 dams in the United States, but only 3 percent of them create hydroelectric power. Why do we build dams and how do they affect the environment?
May 12, 2015 12:20 PM ET // AFP
Growing sea ice surrounding could prompt scientists to relocate research stations on the continent.
May 8, 2015 11:32 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Drought-ravaged California is looking to the Pacific for a water source to quench its thirst. Continue reading →
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