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Sep 2, 2015 01:12 PM ET // Discovery.com staff
A thin layer of bright green slime at the bottom of an Antarctic lake is giving scientists a glimpse at life on Earth 2.4 billion years ago.
Jun 17, 2015 07:09 AM ET
One unexpected and morbid consequence of rising global climate and melting ice is the re-emergence of dead bodies.
Jun 10, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Saturn’s faint outermost ring cuts a massive swath as it circles around its home planet, spanning an area of sky nearly 7,000 times larger than Saturn itself.
May 28, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks could lose nearly all their glaciers by 2100. Continue reading →
May 28, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
El Nino will likely keep hurricane activity tamped down this season, which marks 10 years since Katrina. Continue reading →
May 21, 2015 02:08 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Newly released pictures, taken when Dawn was about 4,500 miles from Ceres, confirm that the bright areas are patches of sunlight bouncing off ...something.
May 14, 2015 12:47 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Aerial photographs of Greenland's Ryder Glacier are pretty strange. Continue reading →
May 8, 2015 04:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Plains are getting pounded by tornadoes but they're not the only threat from the sky. How does baseball-sized hail form? Continue reading →
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