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4 Ways Election Results Could Intensify U.S. Energy Battles

November 9, 2014 - 7:16am
The GOP's Senate takeover may intensify battles over the Keystone XL pipeline and climate change, among other issues.
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Remote-Control Penguin Rovers Fool Birds, Boost Science

November 9, 2014 - 7:16am
A rover disguised as a penguin can sneak undetected among the real birds, which works better than other research methods, a new study says.
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Explaining Rare 'Hole Punch' Cloud With Rainbow in the Middle

November 8, 2014 - 3:31pm
Pictures of a "hole punch" cloud over an Australian city went viral as residents tried to figure out what it was.
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Can Imaging Analysis Solve Mystery of Amelia Earhart's Disappearance?

November 8, 2014 - 7:01am
Some researchers are employing advanced technology, but others are skeptical.
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Japan's Kamikaze Winds, the Stuff of Legend, May Have Been Real

November 7, 2014 - 3:16pm
Evidence of typhoon-strength winds, which according to legend thwarted Mongolian Emperor Kublai Khan's attacks on Japan, has been found in a study of local geology.
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Tourists Brave Iceland's Dangerous Volcano to See Eruption Firsthand

November 7, 2014 - 3:16pm
Iceland's Bárðarbunga volcano puts on a dramatic lava show.
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Amid Terror Attacks, Iraq Faces Water Crisis

November 7, 2014 - 3:16pm
Islamic State attacks on dams and water systems threaten Iraq's supply, which was already being squeezed by dams in Turkey and Iran.
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On Trail of Largest African Ivory Seizure in 25 Years, Locating Suspected Kingpin in Vietnam

November 7, 2014 - 2:01pm
A fugitive in Ho Chi Minh City is believed to head a network that illegally ships ivory from Togo.
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Male Tilapia Use Pee to Attract Females; Could It Help Fish Farms?

November 7, 2014 - 12:46pm
Urine of dominant males contains a pheromone irresistible to females—a discovery that could improve fish farming, a new study says.
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Star Dust Clouds Telescopes of Astronomers Hunting for Earthlike Planets

November 7, 2014 - 12:46pm
Stargazers can see the dusty glare around nearby stars this week.
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Should We Bait Black Bears With Doughnuts? Maine Voters Will Decide

November 7, 2014 - 12:46pm
On Tuesday, Maine voters will decide whether it's cruel or necessary to hunt the state's black bears by baiting them with doughnuts.
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6 Sky Events This Week: Pegasus Flies While Mars Visits a Stellar Snow Globe

November 7, 2014 - 12:46pm
Enjoy the skies as Mars, Mercury, and the moon point the way to the week's skygazing sights.
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Treating Ebola: The Bluetooth Method

November 7, 2014 - 11:46am
Nebraska Medicine's new idea might change your doctor's bedside manner forever.
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Diaphanous, Sometimes Deadly, Jellyfish Pictures From National Geographic's Archives

November 7, 2014 - 8:01am
See some of our favorite jellyfish pictures in honor of Jellyfish Day.
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Book Talk: E. O. Wilson's Bold Vision for Saving the World

November 6, 2014 - 3:31pm
When we see how badly we're destabilizing the world, Wilson says, we'll turn to reason.
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5 Key Takeaways From the Latest Climate Change Report

November 6, 2014 - 3:31pm
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change calls for a dramatic shift from fossil fuels, aiming to influence world leaders to take concrete steps.
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American Symbol: National Geographic's Best Bison Pictures

November 6, 2014 - 2:16pm
On National Bison Day, November 1, we choose our most stunning pictures of the large mammal, treasured in U.S. and native history.
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Tourism Falling Off in Africa, Far Beyond the Ebola Zone

November 6, 2014 - 2:16pm
A recent surge in tourism to Africa has come to a grinding halt.
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Gray Wolf Spotted in Grand Canyon for First Time in Decades?

November 6, 2014 - 2:16pm
If so, the gray wolf—legendary for traveling long distances—may be the first one seen in the Grand Canyon since the 1940s.
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Will Virgin Galactic's Crash End Space Tourism?

November 6, 2014 - 2:16pm
The fatal explosion of SpaceShipTwo in the Mojave Desert may lead to more scrutiny of the fledgling space passenger industry.
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