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Asteroid Smacked by NASA's DART Now Has Huge Comet-Like Debris Tail

Asteroid Smacked by NASA's DART Now Has Huge Comet-Like Debris Tail

The debris of a cosmic crash is literally stretching across the sky.

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How to Feed 1 Billion More People

How to Feed 1 Billion More People

Changing the global food system would require a paradigm shift, but it's possible.

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See Rare Video of Wolves Munching Blueberries in the Wild

See Rare Video of Wolves Munching Blueberries in the Wild

Next step: muffins.

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How to Feed 1 Billion More People

How to Feed 1 Billion More People

Changing the global food system would require a paradigm shift, but it's possible.

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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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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.

Megadrought in the West Is Worst in More Than 1,200 Years

Megadrought in the West Is Worst in More Than 1,200 Years

Nearly half of the drought can be attributed to human-caused climate change, a new study finds.

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NASA Mars Helicopter Takes Flight With Weird Debris Stuck to Its Leg

NASA Mars Helicopter Takes Flight With Weird Debris Stuck to Its Leg

Ingenuity joins the Perseverance rover in dealing with oddball debris on the red planet.

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See NASA's DART Asteroid Crash Through the Lens of Webb, Hubble Telescopes

See NASA's DART Asteroid Crash Through the Lens of Webb, Hubble Telescopes

The effort marks the first time the two flagship observatories have spied the same object at the same time.

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NASA, SpaceX Look at Sending Crew Dragon to Boost Hubble Telescope's Life

NASA, SpaceX Look at Sending Crew Dragon to Boost Hubble Telescope's Life

The telescope could get a boost, but the concept is only in an early study stage.

See the First Eerie NASA Images of DART's Asteroid Crash Site

See the First Eerie NASA Images of DART's Asteroid Crash Site

The spacecraft's satellite companion delivers a close-range look at the impact's aftermath.

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.

Biology

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See Rare Video of Wolves Munching Blueberries in the Wild

See Rare Video of Wolves Munching Blueberries in the Wild

Next step: muffins.

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Scientists Rediscover Cockroach Thought to Be Extinct Since the 1930s

Scientists Rediscover Cockroach Thought to Be Extinct Since the 1930s

The island-dwelling roach managed to survive a scourge of invasive rats.

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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.

See exquisite flowers preserved in 100 million-year-old amber

See exquisite flowers preserved in 100 million-year-old amber

The dinosaur-era flowers look a lot like modern flowers.

See Endangered Red Wolf Pups Caught on Camera in Rare Footage

See Endangered Red Wolf Pups Caught on Camera in Rare Footage

US Fish and Wildlife estimates there are only about 20 of the animals in the wild.

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