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NJIT Scientists Measure the Evolving Energy of a Solar Flare's Explosive First Minutes

Toward the end of 2017, a massive new region of magnetic field erupted on the Sun’s surface next to an existing sunspot. 

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NASA Water Vapor Imagery Shows Tino’s Heavy Rain Potential Over Fiji

When NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the Southern Pacific Ocean  it gathered water vapor data that provided information about the intensity of Tropical Cyclone Tino.

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What’s in the Smoke Given Off by the Australian Wildfires?

 Increasingly intense wildfires that have scorched forests from California to Australia are stoking worry about long-term health impacts from smoke exposure in affected cities and towns.

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Researchers Testing Ability of Floating Wetlands to Survive Winter

Early results from the pilot study suggested a reduction in nitrogen levels but also brought up a number of new questions that still need answers.

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Panic Like It’s 1999: Why Aren’t We Tackling Climate Change Like We Did Y2K?

There could be important lessons from the fear of the Y2K software meltdown for those working against the clock on climate change.

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Battling Longer, More Intense Fire Seasons

Ph.D. candidate describes her research into wildland firefighting, the impact on firefighters, U.S. policy around wildfires, and parallels to what’s happening in Australia.

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NRL Researching Rivers in the Sky

Meteorologists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory plan to take a harder look in 2020 at a prime, yet difficult to model, component of the global water cycle known as atmospheric rivers.

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NOAA Teams Up With Viking to Conduct and Share Science Aboard New Great Lakes Expedition Voyages

NOAA plans to expand its research in the Great Lakes region as the agency teams up with the travel company Viking to carry scientists aboard new expedition voyages planned to begin in 2022.

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Little Relief in the Deep for Heat-Stressed Corals

New research shows even coral reefs in deeper water aren’t immune to warming seas and coral bleaching.

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Growth of a Summer Storm

Afternoon thunderstorms are a typical phenomenon during summer in Western Australia.

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