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Giant clams tell the story of past typhoons

A team of researchers led by Tsuyoshi Watanabe of Hokkaido University has discovered that giant clams record short-term environmental changes, such as those caused by typhoons, in their shells. Analyzing the shell's microstructure ...

dateMay 24, 2018 in Earth Sciences
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NASA finds Tropical Cyclone Fakir weakening

Infrared imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite revealed that Tropical Cyclone Fakir was getting weaker as it moved through the Southern Indian Ocean. The Joint Typhoon Warning Center issued their final bulletin on the system.

dateApr 25, 2018 in Earth Sciences
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