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NASA Successfully Crashes DART Probe Into Asteroid

NASA Successfully Crashes DART Probe Into Asteroid

DART met its end on Monday, impacting the rough face of an asteroid almost 7 million miles away.

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This Wireless Camera Taps Into Sound Waves to Reveal Deep-Sea Secrets

This Wireless Camera Taps Into Sound Waves to Reveal Deep-Sea Secrets

MIT scientists want to map the entire ocean so we can understand how climate change is forcing it to evolve.

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20 Quadrillion Ants Roam the Earth Right Now, Scientists Say

20 Quadrillion Ants Roam the Earth Right Now, Scientists Say

The ants go marching one by one, but fortunately, counting is a little easier than that.

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This Wireless Camera Taps Into Sound Waves to Reveal Deep-Sea Secrets

This Wireless Camera Taps Into Sound Waves to Reveal Deep-Sea Secrets

MIT scientists want to map the entire ocean so we can understand how climate change is forcing it to evolve.

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How Living Carbon's Modified Trees Can Store More Carbon

How Living Carbon's Modified Trees Can Store More Carbon

Living Carbon has developed enhanced trees that can grow faster and store more carbon than trees grown naturally.

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Google brings green features to travelers

Google brings green features to travelers

Google is adding new green features to its travel sites, which will allow you to gauge the environmental impact of the air travel and hotel stays.

US Fires Trend Up in Severity: 'The Worst Fire Disasters Are Still to Come'

US Fires Trend Up in Severity: 'The Worst Fire Disasters Are Still to Come'

Fires across the contiguous US have quadrupled in size and tripled in frequency since the year 2000, according to a new study.

Europe's Devastating Heat Wave Shows Keeping Calm and Carrying On Is Not an Option

Europe's Devastating Heat Wave Shows Keeping Calm and Carrying On Is Not an Option

Commentary: Every moment we waste on muddling through rather than aggressively following the science is a moment we lose to slow the escalating climate crisis.

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Stunning NASA James Webb Telescope Image Reveals Neptune's Delicate Rings

Stunning NASA James Webb Telescope Image Reveals Neptune's Delicate Rings

The trailblazing machine delivers once again, offering us the best view of Neptune since 1989.

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NASA Successfully Crashes DART Probe Into Asteroid

NASA Successfully Crashes DART Probe Into Asteroid

DART met its end on Monday, impacting the rough face of an asteroid almost 7 million miles away.

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Watch Live as NASA Deliberately Crashes a Spacecraft Into Asteroid Dimorphos

Watch Live as NASA Deliberately Crashes a Spacecraft Into Asteroid Dimorphos

After 306 days, DART's mission will come to an end when it slams into a Colosseum-sized asteroid 7 million miles from Earth.

NASA Telescope Captures Epic Collision Between DART and Asteroid

NASA Telescope Captures Epic Collision Between DART and Asteroid

Video released by the ATLAS project shows the explosive impact 7 million miles from Earth.

Hurricane Ian Looks Like an Absolute Beast in Satellite Images

Hurricane Ian Looks Like an Absolute Beast in Satellite Images

Satellites are tracking the dangerous storm's path across the Atlantic as it as it heads for Cuba and Florida.

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20 Quadrillion Ants Roam the Earth Right Now, Scientists Say

20 Quadrillion Ants Roam the Earth Right Now, Scientists Say

The ants go marching one by one, but fortunately, counting is a little easier than that.

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Scientists Discover 380 Million-Year-Old Heart, Stunningly Preserved

Scientists Discover 380 Million-Year-Old Heart, Stunningly Preserved

And it could shed light on our distant evolution. Says the co-author of a study on the fossilized ticker: "We are all related, in the most literal sense."

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About 230 Whales Are Stranded Along Tasmania's West Coast, Only Half Remain Alive

About 230 Whales Are Stranded Along Tasmania's West Coast, Only Half Remain Alive

The mass stranding comes almost exactly two years after the state's worst stranding event in September 2020.

Mystery 'Blue Goo' Ocean Animal Stumps Scientists

Mystery 'Blue Goo' Ocean Animal Stumps Scientists

It's blue. It's blobby. What is it?

Damaged Liver Is Repaired in Machine for Three Days, Then Transplanted

Damaged Liver Is Repaired in Machine for Three Days, Then Transplanted

The liver recipient was a cancer patient running out of time on the transplant waitlist. One year post-procedure, he's still doing well.

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