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What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years Watch

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We rarely think of insects as being little more than everyday pests. Flies interrupting a breezy day, ant invading a picnic, crickets disrupting ...

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at Watch

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The discovery of several 150-million-year-old fossils in Siberia indicates that a majority of dinosaurs were either covered with feathers or had ...

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening Watch

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Bad news for California is about to get worse. The state, wracked with drought, is eagerly anticipating the formation of a strong El Nino event in ...

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light Watch

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Polarized light may be a useful tool for bats to navigate, and the greater mouse-eared bat-Myotis myotis-is the first mammal known to navigate ...

Bald eagles make a surprising comback in California!

Bald eagles make a surprising comback in California! Watch

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For the first time in more than 50 years, a nesting pair of bald eagles have been found on San Clemente Island, officials reported on July 17.

TO FEED THE HUNGRY: More efficient agricultural systems could feed three billion more people

TO FEED THE HUNGRY: More efficient agricultural systems could feed three billion more people Watch

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By Megan Rowling, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Targeted efforts to make food systems more efficient in key parts of the world could meet the basic calorie needs of 3 billion extra people and ...

Four wings: Amazing prehistoric raptor fossil found in China

Four wings: Amazing prehistoric raptor fossil found in China Watch

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Since gaining popularity in the "Jurassic Park" movies, raptors, next to the Tyrannosaurus Rex, are probably the most feared dinosaur by modern ...

Ancient flesh crawler 'resurrected' with computer generated imagery

Ancient flesh crawler 'resurrected' with computer generated imagery Watch

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There would be few reasons as to why anyone would want to bring an ugly spider, long extinct, back to life. Thanks to computer generated ...

What is a 'zombie' weather station and why is it bad?

What is a 'zombie' weather station and why is it bad? Watch

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Forbes has published an article which alleges that U.S. climate scientists have manipulated climate data, using "zombie" weather stations that did ...

Despite climate change -- Antarctic sea ice hits second all-time record in a week

Despite climate change -- Antarctic sea ice hits second all-time record in a week Watch

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The given notion is that Arctic ice is melting, sending levels of seawater over their usual levels. However - Arctic ice INCREASED to an all-time ...

Watch out! This Brazilian snake can melt a man's flesh

Watch out! This Brazilian snake can melt a man's flesh Watch

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A 4.6 million square foot island located 20 miles off the coast of Brazil is the only place on earth where the terrifyingly deadly golden lancehead ...

Yosemite National Park celebrates its 150th birthday

Yosemite National Park celebrates its 150th birthday Watch

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Visited by people from around the world, Yosemite National Park marked its 150th anniversary this week. The park has been in existence ever since ...

Learning a lesson about myself - Climate change skeptic shakes my belief in man-made global warming

Learning a lesson about myself - Climate change skeptic shakes my belief in man-made global warming Watch

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I had a distressing Monday that I have not yet written about. A report in the Telegraph quoted a blogger who claimed to have evidence that NASA and ...

HEDGE AGAINST EXTINCTION? First orangutan born through artificial insemination

HEDGE AGAINST EXTINCTION? First orangutan born through artificial insemination Watch

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Maggie is a beautiful 22-year-old orangutan and the first of her species to give birth through assisted reproductive technology. Her still ...

Strange creature on oil rig camera identified

Strange creature on oil rig camera identified Watch

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A rarely seen jellyfish was spotted on an oil rig camera 5,000 feet below the surface in the Gulf of Mexico back in 2012. But now, two years ...

Move over Jaws, a smaller creature is going to start scaring bathers

Move over Jaws, a smaller creature is going to start scaring bathers Watch

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Scientists from Australia and Switzerland have made a curious and bizarre discovery, which may send more bathers scrambling for dry land than ...

She weighs a ton and is very hungry: Shark called Katherine headed towards Texas

She weighs a ton and is very hungry: Shark called Katherine headed towards Texas Watch

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Two ladies are due to make their appearances known on share - and those enjoying the beach must take heed. "Katherine," at 14 feet long and ...

Great white sharks enjoying comeback in Pacific Ocean

Great white sharks enjoying comeback in Pacific Ocean Watch

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The news is welcome for marine biologists, but may be ominous for some vacationers this summer. Great white sharks, the never-stopping eating ...

Predicting Arctic melt: Some Researchers say water on top of floes good indicator

Predicting Arctic melt: Some Researchers say water on top of floes good indicator Watch

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The melting of the Arctic ice caps has been one of concern - and ongoing debate within the scientific community. Previous measurements, ...

Who dined upon nine-foot-long great white shark?

Who dined upon nine-foot-long great white shark? Watch

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It's a mystery that has the world intrigued. A nine-foot-long female shark, tagged and monitored by Australian scientist, was swallowed whole and ...

How the 'climate change debate' plays into the hands of evil

How the 'climate change debate' plays into the hands of evil Watch

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Regardless of whether or not you believe in climate change, the politics are coming. On Monday, the Obama administration announced plans to slash ...

Rate of species extinction 1,000 times greater because of humans

Rate of species extinction 1,000 times greater because of humans

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A new study which calculates the rate of species extinction was published last week and it confirms what scientists have feared for some time. The ...

World's grocery bill is going to go up, up, up

World's grocery bill is going to go up, up, up Watch

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Rising food demand in China, drought in the United States and unrest in Ukraine are fueling increases in world food prices. It's the first such ...

European insects show evolution at work as climate warms

European insects show evolution at work as climate warms Watch

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Climate change is changing insect colors and distributions in Europe according to a new study published in the journal Nature Communications. ...

Survey: global warming worse than climate change

Survey: global warming worse than climate change Watch

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Amid all the fervor over Catholic Online's climate change articles, there's this: the public is more concerned with "global warming" than "climate ...

Did you enjoy denying climate change? The last minute to do so has arrived

Did you enjoy denying climate change? The last minute to do so has arrived Watch

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Enjoy denying global climate change, the last minute to do so may have arrived. Astounding reports from NOAA as well as other weather agencies are ...

REPORT: Soil contains much more CO2 than anticipated

REPORT: Soil contains much more CO2 than anticipated Watch

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A study from the University of Wisconsin warns that carbon deposits in the soil may be much more significant than previously estimated, thus ...

MOOSE INTERVENTION! Injured animal in wild spurs on huge national debate

MOOSE INTERVENTION! Injured animal in wild spurs on huge national debate Watch

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It's something that is inherent in nature. A moose was discovered in pain from an open wound in Minnesota. Wildlife experts determined that it ...