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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 06:47 AM EDT

Global Warming Is Mixing Up Nature's Dinner Time, Study Says

Global Warming Is Mixing Up Nature's Dinner Time, Study Says

Global warming is screwing up nature's intricately timed dinner hour, often making hungry critters and those on the menu show up at much different times, a new study shows. Timing is everything in nature. Bees...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 12:20 PM EDT

How Floating Buildings Could Help Save Cities From Rising Seas

How Floating Buildings Could Help Save Cities From Rising Seas

Rising sea levels are threatening coastal cities worldwide, and some architects and urban planners are looking to floating and amphibious buildings as a way to adapt, NBC News reported. The may float on...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 10:02 AM EDT

Global Warming Is Weakening Key Ocean Circulation: Study

Global Warming Is Weakening Key Ocean Circulation: Study

Global warming is likely slowing the main Atlantic Ocean circulation, which has plunged to its weakest level on record, according to a new study. The slowdown in the circulation — a crucial part of Earth's...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 08:23 AM EDT

Trump Orders EPA to Issue Air Pollution Permits Faster

Trump Orders EPA to Issue Air Pollution Permits Faster

President Donald Trump prodded federal regulators Thursday to quicken processing of air quality permits for businesses, saying it would boost economic growth and job creation but drawing criticism from...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 06:51 AM EDT

Battle to Save Africa's Elephants Is Gaining Some Ground

Battle to Save Africa's Elephants Is Gaining Some Ground

The elephant staggered and keeled over in the tall grass in southern Tanzania, where some of the world's worst poaching has happened. It wasn't a killer who targeted her but a conservation official, immobilizi...

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