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NASA Found Atlantic’s Sebastien Was Fighting Wind Shear

NASA’s Terra satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Sebastien that showed wind shear had pushed the bulk of its clouds and showers to the southeast of the center.

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Vanishing Ice Puts Reindeer Herders at Risk

Deep in the Sayan Mountains of northern Mongolia, patches of ice rest year-round in the crooks between hills.

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Fish in California Estuaries Are Evolving as Climate Change Alters Their Habitat

The threespine stickleback, a small fish found throughout the coastal areas of the Northern Hemisphere, is famously variable in appearance from one location to another, making it an ideal subject for studying how species adapt to different environments.

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NASA Observes Tropical Storm Fung-Wong Organize

As Tropical Depression 28W continued organizing and developing into Tropical Storm Fung-Wong in the Philippine Sea, NASA’s Aqua satellite provided data on the storm to forecasters.

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Missing Link To Longevity Discovered In The Plant Kingdom

A new discovery could provide a key component in understanding the human aging process and even aid in the battle against cancer.

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Does Legal Marijuana For Medical Purposes Lead To Improved Health

Texas A&M researchers analyzed data from a nationwide health behaviors survey covering a 20-year period to investigate how medical marijuana laws and dispensaries affect self-reported health.

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Can We Clean Up, Stop, or End Harmful Algal Blooms?

No, but there are ways to lessen the effects of harmful algal bloom events.

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Aussie Smoke Plumes Crossing Oceans

According to researchers, the smoke plumes from the Australian fires have risen as high as 12 to 13 kilometers (7 to 8 miles) in the atmosphere.

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New Earth Mission Will Track Rising Oceans Into 2030

The Jason-CS/Sentinel-6 mission that will track sea level rise, one of the clearest signs of global warming, for the next 10 years.

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Illegal Logging on Steep Slopes Putting Lives at Risk

The Victorian Government is in breach of its own forest laws, allowing logging on steep slopes and putting lives at risk, according to researchers from The ANU.

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