Scientists studied past geomagnetic storms to learn more about how strong storms affect the power grid. The maps here show areas most at risk.
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BoÃ¶tes the Herdsman is a large constellation that holds one of the brightest stars in the sky, Arcturus. Only 3 others stars and the sun are brighter.
To make sense of the fact that adaptation can happen quickly and yet true evolutionary change seems to take forever, biologists suggest that evolution runs on two very different clocks
Historic Yellowstone flooding temporarily closes the park as floodwaters wash out roads and buildings. Surrounding communities are also devastated by flooding.
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Is the South Atlantic Anomaly a sign that a magnetic pole flip on Earth is imminent? No, say researchers who analyzed 9,000 years of magnetic field history.
Researchers explain why some ocean rings, or eddies, last for months, while other last for years. The secret is the seafloor, they said.
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The new South Australian Labor government has declared a ‘climate emergency.’ Climate lockdowns, surveillance of your ‘carbon footprint’, and restrictions on how much fuel and meat you consume might sound like conspiracy theories now, but the stage is being set…