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The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcanic eruption and tsunami that have devastated Tonga are unlike anything volcanologists have seen before.

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[l] at 1/19/22 5:00am
The iconic graphic of a timepiece originated as a nuclear warning. It updates its time on Thursday amid threats like climate change and pandemics.

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[l] at 1/18/22 6:00am
In an effort to reduce dependency on hard-to-source cobalt and Chinese manufacturing, US makers are finally getting into the cathode business.

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[l] at 1/18/22 5:15am
Climate change is already killing people, but countries don’t have an easy way to count those deaths. A new project might change that.

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[l] at 1/18/22 5:00am
All of our meddling has primed Earth to collapse under cities and belch greenhouse gases, a nasty feedback loop that’s accelerating global warming.

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[l] at 1/17/22 7:00am
Vessels from more than 1,500 ports have visited the region since 2014. Each one is a threat to introduce invasive species.

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[l] at 1/17/22 5:00am
The USDA is making it easier for farmers to market their meat as “low-carbon.” Not everyone is happy about it.

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[l] at 1/16/22 7:00am
The effects of the climate crisis are happening right now. From natural disasters to supply chain shortages, here's how to cope.

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[l] at 1/16/22 6:00am
In the 1960s, drillers noticed that certain fluids would firm up if they flowed too fast. Researchers have finally explained why.

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[l] at 1/15/22 6:00am
Historians are reexamining eras of social turmoil and linking them to volcanic eruptions, prolonged droughts, and other disturbances in the natural world.

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[l] at 1/14/22 5:00am
Misinformation and muddled public health messaging have failed expectant parents. Now Omicron's surge is putting both carriers and babies at risk.

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[l] at 1/13/22 3:23pm
The global temperature was down, thanks to La Niña, but it was still the sixth-hottest year on record. And 2 billion people had their warmest year yet.

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[l] at 1/13/22 9:00am
A powerful astronomy instrument called DESI charts millions of galaxies in the night sky. Can it help scientists finally figure out what dark energy is?

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[l] at 1/12/22 6:00am
To support life, a planet has to stay in its star’s “habitable zone.” But research on a nearby star shows that life-friendly zones won’t stay that way forever.

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[l] at 1/12/22 5:00am
With vaccine authorization months away and schools in chaos now, families fret over how best to protect their children.

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[l] at 1/11/22 7:00am
Physicists say an interstellar engine popularized in the '60s is technically feasible, but it would take a more advanced civilization to build one.

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[l] at 1/10/22 9:00am
A team of scientists shows where some of the gas giant’s huge storms come from and how the process is similar to the buildup of extreme weather on our planet.

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[l] at 1/10/22 5:00am
New algorithms that decipher complex sequences of amino acids offered an early view of the coronavirus variant. They could point the way to future drugs.

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[l] at 1/10/22 5:00am
Researchers filtered the air around two zoos and identified genetic material from dozens of species, a technique that could help track and conserve wildlife.

[Category: Science, Science / Biotech]

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[l] at 1/9/22 6:00am
The first detailed observations of lightning's emergence inside a cloud have exposed how electric fields grow strong enough to let bolts fly.

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[l] at 1/8/22 6:00am
Harvesting this vegetable oil is a huge driver of deforestation. Numerous startups are taking up the daunting task of engineering it instead.

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