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August 9, 2018
A new study says El Niño events may have recently diminished due to a chain of climate trends starting with the accelerated warming of subtropical waters in the North...
August 8, 2018
Yale researchers have provided a new explanation for why Earth’s early climate was more stable and warmer than it is today. When life first evolved more than 3.5 billion...
August 7, 2018
It is often said that earthquakes occur as a result of plate tectonics: when two plates collides or go through each other at plate boundaries, earthquakes occur. In a new...
August 2, 2018
A sample of ancient oxygen, teased out of a 1.4 billion-year-old evaporative lake deposit in Ontario, provides fresh evidence of what the Earth’s atmosphere and biosphere...