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A Delta Oasis in Southeastern Kazakhstan

The rich mosaic of reeds, ponds, and meadows of the Ili River Delta offer habitat for hundreds of species.

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NASA Satellite Data Show 30 Percent Drop In Air Pollution Over Northeast U.S.

Over the past several weeks, NASA satellite measurements have revealed significant reductions in air pollution over the major metropolitan areas of the Northeast United States.

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NASA Calls on Gamers, Citizen Scientists to Help Map World’s Corals

NASA invites video gamers and citizen scientists to embark on virtual ocean research expeditions to help map coral reefs around the world in an effort to better understand these threatened ecosystems.

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What is Fluid Lensing?

Mapping the closest frontier, our oceans.

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Navigating a River of Knowledge

CIRES researchers publish state-of-the-science report for Colorado River water resource managers, planners.

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Carbon Emission Scheme ‘Succeeding Despite Low Prices’

A European Union (EU) programme aimed at reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions has made significant progress despite low prices in carbon markets, according to a study at the Universities of Strathclyde and Pittsburgh.

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Don’t Look to Mature Forests to Soak Up Carbon Dioxide Emissions

Results of Australian study may have impact on New York state carbon neutrality goals.

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Research Identifies Critical Protein in Cancer Treatment-Related Heart Damage

Many cancers can be successfully treated, but treatment itself often comes with risks as well. 

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UMBC’s Rickesh Patel Determines How Mantis Shrimp Find Their Way Home

Mantis shrimps have earned fame for their powerful punching limbs, incredibly unusual eyes, and vivid exoskeletons. 

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