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These Are The Top 20 Scientific Discoveries Of The Decade loading...
These Are The Top 20 Scientific Discoveries Of The Decade
The 2010s yielded many incredible finds and important milestones. Here are our favourites.
Warming At The Poles Will Soon Be Felt Globally In Rising Seas, Extreme Weather loading...
Warming At The Poles Will Soon Be Felt Globally In Rising Seas, Extreme Weather
Ice loss, permafrost melt, fires: Trouble in the Arctic and Antarctic could cause shocks to the world’s weather and sea levels sooner than thought, says a new study.
See Our Four Favourite Innovations This Month loading...
See Our Four Favourite Innovations This Month
How Texas hounds fight rhino poachers, glitter goes green and more.
Early Meat-Eating Dinosaur Revealed Via Spectacular Fossil loading...
Early Meat-Eating Dinosaur Revealed Via Spectacular Fossil
The nearly complete skeleton belongs to an apex predator of the Triassic that hunted the ancestors of today’s mammals.
We’re Turning To Offbeat Foods To Survive A Harsher Climate loading...
We’re Turning To Offbeat Foods To Survive A Harsher Climate
Bambara groundnuts and weeds may not be at the top of most menus, but scientists hunting for wild cousins of modern crops may have found a solution for our future food needs.
Why Is An Ocean Current Critical To World Weather Losing Steam? Scientists Search The Arctic For Answers. loading...
Why Is An Ocean Current Critical To World Weather Losing Steam? Scientists Search The Arctic For Answers.
A conveyor belt of ocean water that loops the planet and regulates global temperatures could be heading for a tipping point.
Mysterious Tectonic Fault Zone Found Off California loading...
Mysterious Tectonic Fault Zone Found Off California
A new method using fibre-optic cables pinpointed the previously hidden system—and it may reveal more seismic surprises around the globe.
Climate Change Driving Entire Planet To Dangerous Tipping Point loading...
Climate Change Driving Entire Planet To Dangerous Tipping Point
Scientists "don’t think people realise how little time we have left,” to stop irreversible and disastrous changes to Earth’s climate systems. But there is hope.
Unusual Toothy Pterosaur Found Hidden In The Wrong Group loading...
Unusual Toothy Pterosaur Found Hidden In The Wrong Group
The prehistoric flying reptile with oddly dark bones belongs to a whole new genus named after House Targaryen in Game of Thrones.
Deforestation Is Leading To More Infectious Diseases In Humans loading...
Deforestation Is Leading To More Infectious Diseases In Humans
As more and more forest is cleared around the world, scientists fear that the next deadly pandemic could emerge from what lives within them.
This Caribbean Island Is On Track To Become The World’s First Hurricane-Proof Country loading...
This Caribbean Island Is On Track To Become The World’s First Hurricane-Proof Country
When Hurricane Maria destroyed Dominica in 2017, the devastation spurred an ambitious goal to fully adapt to climate change.
In A First, Fossil Dinosaur Feathers Found Near The South Pole loading...
In A First, Fossil Dinosaur Feathers Found Near The South Pole
The ancient plumage hints at how small carnivorous dinosaurs weathered long, cold winters inside the Antarctic Circle 118 million years ago.

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