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Big Oil May Pay Billions for Climate Pollution under New Legislation

Vermont's “Climate Superfund Act” would use attribution science to force oil, gas and coal companies to cover damages associated with their emissions.....»»

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Singapore Airlines Turbulence: Why Climate Change Is Making Flights Rougher

Warming temperatures are likely to mean that more of your plane ride will have rocky conditions, creating potentially dangerous situations.....»»

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The Curious Life of a ‘Grotesque’ Singing Fish

Plainfin midshipmen migrate from the deep sea to the intertidal zone to spawn, and that’s when things really get loud.....»»

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Cutting-Edge Cosmic Microwave Background Observatory Hits South Pole Stumbling Block

Cosmic Microwave Background Stage 4, a top-priority project for U.S. astrophysics, was designed to make breakthrough observations of the universe’s very earliest moments. Now the U.S. government says it can’t currently support the project.....»»

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We Must Face Down the Expanding Anti-Reality Industry

Exposing the antiscience playbook reveals the antiregulatory motives of its deep-pocketed bankrollers.....»»

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How Often Do Supernovas Strike Earth?

A supernova showering Earth with radioactive debris is a surprisingly common cosmic occurrence.....»»

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Cape Cod Weighs Big-Ticket Pollution Solutions

Toxic algal blooms are forcing Cape Cod communities to consider expensive sewer and septic system projects......»»

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Bird Flu’s Missed Clues on Dairy Farms in Texas

Detecting bird flu signs in dairy cows sooner could have helped staunch the virus's spread.....»»

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Crows Rival Human Toddlers in Counting Skills

Counting crows proclaim “caw, caw, caw, caw” when staring at the number four.....»»

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Cities Are Switching to Electric Vehicles Faster Than Individuals

Electric trucks and sedans have proven popular with municipal fleets, but cities have also bought niche vehicles such as an electric Zamboni.....»»

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Europe"s Mars Rover Will Use New Nuclear Power Source

The radioactive unit will help to deliver Europe’s first Mars rover to the planet’s surface.....»»

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Black Hole’s Mysterious ‘Plunging Region’ Matches Einstein’s Predictions

For the first time, scientists observed matter’s freefall into a black hole’s “plunging region”.....»»

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What Is Wind Shear, and How Does It Shape Hurricanes?

An atmospheric scientist explains what wind shear is and how it influences hurricanes.....»»

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The Artificial Intelligence Era Faces a Threat from Directed Energy Weapons

Autonomous and AI-enabled systems increasingly rely on optical and radio frequency sensors and significant computer power. They face growing vulnerabilities from directed-energy laser and microwave weapons.....»»

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Bilingual Brain-Reading Implant Decodes Spanish and English

A first-of-a-kind AI system enables a person with paralysis to communicate in two languages.....»»

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Are the Microplastics Found in Testicles a Health Danger?

Evidence shows microplastics can end up in many different organs and may harm reproductive health.....»»

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Innovative Thinking Could Make New Sickle Cell Treatments More Accessible

The cost of new gene-based sickle cell treatments isn’t the only barrier to access. Coming up with new ways to treat the whole disease—and person—could make treatment more equitable.....»»

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The Great Solar Storm of 2024 May Have Made the Strongest Auroras in Centuries

Northern and southern lights produced by a recent bout of severe space weather may rival the most intense auroras of the past 500 years.....»»

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Countries Must Cut Climate Pollution, Ocean Court Rules

In its first climate change case, the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea determined that a global ocean convention extends to greenhouse gases, meaning countries have an obligation to reduce them.....»»

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A “Zombie Expert” Shares Advice on How to Survive the Apocalypse

Cooperation theorist Athena Aktipis talks about zombies, game theory, go bags and more in her new book, A Field Guide to the Apocalypse......»»

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