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Uplifted island

The island Isla Santa María in the south of central Chile is the document of a complete seismic cycle.

dateJun 22, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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The mystery of Jupiter's Great Red Spot

The largest and most powerful hurricanes ever recorded on Earth spanned over 1,000 miles across with winds gusting up to around 200 mph. That's wide enough to stretch across nearly all U.S. states east of Texas. But even ...

dateAug 05, 2015 in Space Exploration
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Image: Myanmar inundated

Since mid-July, more than a million people have been severely affected by monsoon floods and landslides in Myanmar. What is the current situation?

dateAug 14, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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'Map of life' predicts ET. (So where is he?)

Extra-terrestrials that resemble humans should have evolved on other, Earth-like planets, making it increasingly paradoxical that we still appear to be alone in the universe, the author of a new study on convergent evolution ...

dateJul 02, 2015 in Evolution
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