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  • National Moth Week 2014

    National Moth Week 2014

    National Moth Week 2014 kicks off July 19 worldwide and offers dozens of opportunities for Citizen Scientists

    July 15, 2014

  • Urban Growth Defines This Century

    Urban Growth Defines This Century

    How existing cities expand and new cities emerge will determine how humanity fares in the 21st century. David Biello reports

     

    July 14, 2014

  • Triple Black Hole System Found In Distant Galaxy

    Triple Black Hole System Found In Distant Galaxy

    A galaxy four billion light-years from us was has three supermassive black holes at its center, with two in a tight formation

    July 1, 2014

  • Space-Based Data Better Predicts Floods

    Space-Based Data Better Predicts Floods

    Satellite data can help geologists predict major floods up to 11 months in advance in areas where snow melt or groundwater is a significant contributor

     

    July 8, 2014

  • 400 PPM: What's Next for a Warming Planet

    Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have reached this level for the first time in millions of years. What does this portend?

    May 9, 2013

  • iCoast: Did the Coast Change?

    iCoast: Did the Coast Change?

    Help U.S. Geological Survey scientists study storm aftermaths and coastal changes

    July 8, 2014

  • The Science of Humor

    The Science of Humor

    Cognitive neuroscientist Scott Weems talks about his book HA!: The Science of When We Laugh and Why  

    July 7, 2014

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