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Solar cycle not to blame for warming

LONDON, Sept. 26, 2016 - European scientists have dug deep to dismiss once again the old argument that climate change might be a consequence...

Soil will absorb less atmospheric carbon than expected this century, UCI-led study finds

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 22, 2016 – By adding highly accurate radiocarbon dating of soil to standard Earth system models, environmental scientists from the University...

Agricultural smoke: experiments to improve agricultural smoke decision support tools

September 22, 2016 - Agriculture is a vital part of the Pacific Northwest’s economy and is critical to the region’s rural communities. The production...

Cosmology safe as universe has no sense of direction

September 22, 2016 - The universe is expanding uniformly according to research led by UCL which reports that space isn’t stretching in a preferred...

Untangling the Internet with Dutch startup DOT.world

Sept. 21, 2016 - The Internet is a teeming tangle of billions of pages, where brilliant information is buried in dubious content. All the...

The Hunt for the Truest North

Sept. 21, 2016 - If you chop a magnet in half, you end up with two smaller magnets. Both the original and the new...

Ancient Skeleton Discovered on Antikythera Shipwreck

September 19, 2016 - An international research team discovered a human skeleton during its ongoing excavation of the famous Antikythera Shipwreck (circa 65 B.C.)....

Two New Lightning Extremes Announced

September 16, 2016 - The Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization has just announced two new lightning extremes determined by a World Meteorological Organization...

A Nose by Any Other Name Would Sound the Same, Study Finds

ITHACA, NY, Sept. 13, 2016 – In a study that shatters a cornerstone concept in linguistics, an analysis of nearly two-thirds of the world’s...

Chemistry says Moon is proto-Earth’s mantle, relocated

Sept. 12, 2016 - Measurements of an element in Earth and Moon rocks have just disproved the leading hypotheses for the origin of the...
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