Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected … – Science Daily

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May 172017
 

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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected …
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An oystercatcher nest is washed away in a storm surge. Australian passerine birds die during a heatwave. A late frost in their breeding area kills off a group of …

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Toyota Recalls More Than A Quarter-Million Tacomas Due To Oil Leaks

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May 012017
 

This time it’s not a fire hazard. Typically when the issue of oil leaks and recalls comes up, it’s a potential fire hazard. That’s not the case this time. Toyota has just issued a recall for 228,000 2016-2017 Tacoma pickup trucks specifically because …
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Antarctica is melting faster than originally thought, new study finds – ABC News

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Apr 232017
 

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Antarctica is melting faster than originally thought, new study finds
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While it's no secret that the ice on Earth's poles is melting, scientists are still learning about how rapidly these changes are happening. Now a new study of water across the surface of Antarctica finds that the melting is occurring to a greater
Giant Waterfall in Antarctica Worries ScientistsEcoWatch
Antarctica has more meltwater than previously believedScience Recorder
Antarctica Might Stop Being 'Icy' Anymore: Vast Meltwater Networks Discovered, Whale's Eye View Of The Continent …Science Times
Alive For Football –Normangee Star
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Antarctica Is Covered With More Meltwater Than Thought – National Geographic

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Apr 192017
 

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Antarctica Is Covered With More Meltwater Than Thought
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Ice floats near the coast of West Antarctica seen from a window of a NASA Operation IceBridge airplane on October 27, 2016. Meltwater flows risk hastening the collapse Antarctica's ice shelves—but in some cases, meltwater drainage could help keep ice …
Scientists have discovered vast systems of flowing water in Antarctica. And that worries them.Washington Post
Hundreds of Meltwater Streams Found Flowing Across AntarcticaLive Science
Antarctica's massive lakes, rivers, and streams could help us understand rising sea levelsThe Verge
The Independent –Gizmodo –Daily Mail
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Why Chinese Scientists Are More Worried Than Ever About Bird Flu … – NPR

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Apr 122017
 

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Why Chinese Scientists Are More Worried Than Ever About Bird Flu …
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A rapidly evolving strain of bird flu has killed a record number of people this year in China. Scientists are concerned about its potential to spur a global …
Why Chinese Scientists Are More Worried Than Ever About Bird FluDelaware First Media

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Oil leak in western Cook Inlet was less than 3 gallons, Hilcorp says

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Apr 052017
 

Hilcorp Alaska estimates a crude oil leak discovered in western Cook Inlet Saturday released less than 3 gallons, an amount state regulators continued to investigate Monday along with other questions, including what caused the leak following a violent …
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Hilcorp says oil leak in western Cook Inlet less than 3 gallons. State continues to investigate

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Apr 042017
 

Hilcorp Alaska estimates a crude oil leak discovered in western Cook Inlet Saturday released less than three gallons, an amount state regulators continued to investigate Monday along with other questions, including what caused the leak following a violent …
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Hydraulic Fracking leaks much more often than we thought

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Mar 212017
 

These oil and gas wells spill pretty often to the surface … A similar study conducted by the EPA found only 457 leaks between 2006 and 2012 — but that’s because they only looked at spills caused by the fracking itself. This is more of a lifecycle …
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Antarctica has way more penguins than scientists thought, which is great, because penguins – Mashable

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Mar 172017
 

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Antarctica has way more penguins than scientists thought, which is great, because penguins
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Nearly six million of the tuxedoed penguins may live in East Antarctica, more than double the previous count of 2.3 million birds, scientists said on Thursday. The new data is exciting—more penguins! However, there are some concerns about the bigger …
3.6 Million More Penguins Live in Antarctica Than ThoughtNational Geographic
Scientists Miscalculate Antarctica's Penguin Population By 3.6MHuffington Post Australia
Adelie penguin numbers jump due to counting method change – ABCABC Online
Daily Sabah –Business Insider Australia –Latin American Herald Tribune
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3.6 Million More Penguins Live in Antarctica Than Thought – National Geographic

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Mar 162017
 

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3.6 Million More Penguins Live in Antarctica Than Thought
National Geographic
New research estimates roughly six million Adélie penguins live in East Antarctica—cause for celebration and concern. WATCH: Adélie penguin numbers have marched upward in East Antarctica, but the news may not be all happy. Footage courtesy …
Scientists Miscalculate Antarctica's Penguin Population By 3.6MHuffington Post Australia
Adelie penguin numbers jump due to counting method change – ABCABC Online
WATCH: Scientists now estimate twice as many Happy Feet penguins live in AntarcticaBusiness Insider Australia
The Mercury –Latin American Herald Tribune –Telegraph.co.uk
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