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Bats Raised in Helium-Rich Air Reveal a Key to Echolocation

To test bats’ sense of the speed of sound, researchers put them in an atmosphere that alters it. No word on whether the helium made the bats sound fun...


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Erased From a Davos Photo, a Ugandan Climate Activist Is Back ...

When Vanessa Nakate, 24, was cropped out of a wire photo featuring her and four white activists, it drew attention that she now uses to expand her work in Uganda and beyo...


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45,000 Apply for the Chance to Kill 12 Bison in Grand Canyon N...

National Park Service officials want to reduce the size of a herd that they say has damaged vegetation, archaeological sites and the water supp...


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Meet the Other Social Influencers of the Animal Kingdom

Culture, once considered exclusive to humans, turns out to be widespread in natu...


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A Giant Wood Moth Surfaced at an Australian School

A giant wood moth, the heaviest of all known moths, appeared on the side of a school building in Queensland, Australia, enthralling students who are used to diverse wildli...


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Biden Promises to ‘Build Back Better.’ Some Climate Experts Se...

Critics say the administration hasn’t defined a clear climate resilience strategy and has been slow to fill key jobs to coordinate that wo...


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Bezos' Blue Origin flight: How you can bid for a seat

Billionaire Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' spaceflight company Blue Origin announced Tuesday that it would auction off one of the seats on its first-ever crewed mission this summ...


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Endangered condors trash home of California mom

A California woman's home has reportedly been invaded by a flock of endangered California condo...


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2021 Brood X cicadas: Here's where the insects are emerging

A brood of trillions of periodical cicadas is poised to emerge in states across the country this mon...


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Sharks Use the Earth’s Magnetic Field Like a Compass

Biologists have long believed that these animals rely on magnetic sensing to migrate across oceans. Someone finally figured out how to prove ...


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The Lithium Gold Rush: Inside the Race to Power Electric Vehicles

A race is on to produce lithium in the United States, but competing projects are taking very different approaches to extracting the vital raw material. Some might not be very gre...


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SpaceX's Starship has successfully landed for the first time: ...

SpaceX achieved the first successful touchdown of its prototype Starship rocket during the latest test flight of the next-generation launch vehicle in south Texas on Wednesday, after four previous landing attempts ended in explosio...


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Condors Invade California Home

Fifteen to 20 of the endangered giant birds wrecked the deck, knocked over lawn ornaments and tore up “every piece of plastic” they could find, the homeowner’s daughter sa...


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The Statistical Secrets of Covid-19 Vaccines

They’re really very good, and they’re the only way out of the pandemic. But a tour through the numbers could bring the vaccine-hesitant into the te...


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See Fewer People. Take Fewer Showers.

Some people said they started bathing less during the pandemic. As long as no one complains, they say they plan to keep the new hab...


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Why Grumpy Dogs Outperform Friendly Ones on Some Learning Tests

Dogs that would not be the first choice of many pet owners do better than some of the more agreeable fellows when they have to learn from a strang...


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Grumpy Dogs Outperform the Friendlies on Some Learning Tests

Dogs that would not be the first choice of many pet owners do better than some of the more agreeable fellows when they have to learn from a strang...