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Scientists Uncover Dolphin Fossils That May Provide Hints to Ancient Sea Level …

Scientists Uncover Dolphin Fossils That May Provide Hints to Ancient Sea Level …News from ABC News: continues on ABC News >>> Read the full article . Nearly all of the world’s seabirds have eaten plastic, study estimatesNews from Washington Post: … Continue reading

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Scientists say polar bears won’t thrive on land food

Scientists say polar bears won’t thrive on land foodNews from Washington Post: In this June 15, 2014 photo, a polar bear dries off after taking a swim in the Chukchi Sea in Alaska. A paper published Wednesday, April 1, 2015 … Continue reading

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Scientists find DNA evidence that UK imported wheat in the Stone Age

Scientists find DNA evidence that UK imported wheat in the Stone AgeNews from Pioneer News: In what may be considered a surprising sign of sophistication, a study showed on Thursday that Stone Age Britons, primitive hunter-gatherers long believed to be … Continue reading

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Blame global warming: Scientists say 2014 was the hottest year

Blame global warming: Scientists say 2014 was the hottest yearNews from Firstpost: Washington: The year 2014 was the hottest on record, with global average temperature increasing about 0.8 degrees Celsius since 1880, according to US government scientists. Two separate analyses … Continue reading

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Scientists ‘confident’ comet lander will wake up again

Scientists ‘confident’ comet lander will wake up againNews from Fox News: Images showing the Philae lander’s journey as it approached and then rebounded from its first touchdown. (ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA) Scientists are confident that the Philae comet probe, which … Continue reading

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Scientists report first analysis of ‘precious’ space particles

Scientists report first analysis of ‘precious’ space particlesNews from SFGate: Tiny bits of rocky dust, captured eight years ago by a spacecraft named Stardust, are probably the first fragments of interstellar matter ever brought back to Earth, say researchers at … Continue reading

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Scientists honored with 2014 Kavli Prizes for works on cosmic inflation, nano …

Scientists honored with 2014 Kavli Prizes for works on cosmic inflation, nano …News from Tech Times: The 2014 Kavli Prizes will award nine scientists for their contributions in the fields of astrophysics, neuroscience, and nanoscience.(Photo : Design Alex Mittelmann, Coldcreation) … Continue reading

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Scientists sequence first termite genome

Scientists sequence first termite genomeNews from Daily Digest: According to a statement from North Carolina State University, researchers for the first time have sequenced and analyzed the genome of one termite species, the dampwood termite. The results draw attention to essential differences … Continue reading

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Scientists warn of FOUR-FOOT sea level rise from GLACIER melt

Scientists warn of FOUR-FOOT sea level rise from GLACIER meltNews from Register: Scientists at NASA and the University of California, Irvine have concluded that the glaciers of West Antarctica are now in terminal decline and the resultant ice loss could … Continue reading

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Scientists Create Element 117, Which Is 40% Heavier Than Lead

Scientists Create Element 117, Which Is 40% Heavier Than LeadNews from Mashable: What’s This? Undated picture released by GSI shows the particle accelerator SIS in Darmstadt, Germany. Image: GSI, Achim Zschau/Associated Press By Lance Ulanoff2014-05-02 17:20:30 UTC Element 117, a … Continue reading

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