Here's How Climate Change Could Make Air Travel Even Worse

Here's How Climate Change Could Make Air Travel Even Worse

Rising seas, increased storms, and other effects from climate change will take a toll on your travel plans.


NASA continues exploration of unknown planets orbiting stars outside our solar system

NASA continues exploration of unknown planets orbiting stars outside our solar system

NASA will be launching a surveying satellite into space to search for exoplanets that could sustain life. Discoveries will be explored with larger telescopes which will search for water and atmospheric gases that are indicative of life.




Trump Touts Pruitt's 'Great Job,' But EPA Rollbacks Have A Long Road Ahead

Trump Touts Pruitt's 'Great Job,' But EPA Rollbacks Have A Long Road Ahead

Embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt has moved to reverse or weaken dozens of environmental measures. But many face a slow regulatory process, and may yet be undone.

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Big increase in Antarctic snowfall

Big increase in Antarctic snowfall

The annual extra now compared with the early 1800s has a water volume twice that of the Dead Sea.


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The Crystals That May Have Helped Vikings Navigate Northern Seas

 The Crystals That May Have Helped Vikings Navigate Northern Seas

A depiction of Erik the Red arriving at Greenland in the 10th century. Researchers theorize that crystals called sunstones aided Viking navigation, even in overcast weather.


California zigzags on ambitious water-delivery project, puts two-tunnel concept back on the table

California zigzags on ambitious water-delivery project, puts two-tunnel concept back on the table

Four days after Southern California’s biggest water agency dropped a plan to pay for most of a major water delivery project, the funding proposal is back on the table.

In agenda materials posted Friday afternoon, the staff of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California presented...


Resistance training enhances recycling capacity in muscles

Resistance training enhances recycling capacity in muscles

A new study at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland reports that autophagosome content is increased by resistance training in previously untrained young men, but this response may be blunted by aging.


Depression negatively impacts heart and stroke patients

Depression negatively impacts heart and stroke patients

People with cardiovascular disease who haven't been diagnosed with depression but are at high-risk for it are more likely to report worse healthcare experiences and use emergency room services more often than those diagnosed with depression. Heart attack patients diagnosed with depression are more...


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