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Early use of 'hurricane hunter' data improves hurricane intensity predictions

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Data collected via airplane when a hurricane is developing can improve hurricane intensity predictions by up to 15 percent, according to researchers who have been working to put the new technique into practice. Read More
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Atmosphere of Early Earth May Have Been Half As Thick As Today

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Bubbles in ancient Australian lava reveal that the early Earth's atmosphere might have been half as thick as it is today, scientists say. Read More
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As exposure to chemical rises, so does risk of ending breastfeeding early

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — In a new study of hundreds of Cincinnati moms, higher levels of exposure to the common industrial chemical PFOA were linked to a greater likelihood of ending breastfeeding by three months. Read More
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Early Earth's air weighed less than half of today's atmosphere

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http://www.enn.com — The idea that the young Earth had a thicker atmosphere turns out to be wrong. New research from the University of Washington uses bubbles trapped in 2.7 billion-year-old rocks to show that air at that time exerted at most half the pressure of today’s atmosphere. Read More
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Early Earth's air weighed less than half of today's atmosphere

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Bubbles trapped in ancient lava shows the early Earth did not have a thicker atmosphere -- the air pressure 2.7 billion years ago was at most half of today's. Read More
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Eye Scan May Detect Early Signs of Alzheimer's Disease

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http://feedproxy.google.com — An eye-scan technique may detect the early signs of Alzheimer's disease, before major symptoms appear, a new report says. Read More
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Elon Musk Will Launch Private Missions to Mars as Early as 2018

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http://feedproxy.google.com — SpaceX aims to launch a private mission to Mars as early as 2018 using its Dragon spacecraft. The announcement, unveiled Wednesday April 27, puts a target on the Red Planet. Read More
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Indian monsoon: Novel approach allows early forecasting

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — The Indian monsoon's yearly onset and withdrawal can now be forecasted significantly earlier than previously possible. A team of scientists developed a novel prediction method based on a network analysis of regional weather data. Future climate change will likely affect monsoon stability and hence makes accurate forecasting even more relevant. Read More
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Palaeosol loess shed light on early Pleistocene climate in western arid central Asia

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — The transition from shallow marine sediments to loess deposits at ~2.4 Ma in the northeastern Iranian Golestan Province documents a dramatic change in the early Pleistocene from a region with a humid, marine-influenced climate to a semi-arid climate. Read More
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Old Vaccine, New Tricks: Revive Early Pertussis Shot, Study Says

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Newer isn't always better — some researchers are proposing to bring back an older version of the whooping cough vaccine, because multiple studies show that today's version doesn't protect as well as the earlier kind. Read More
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Easter's Early Arrival: How the Moon Shapes the Date

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http://feedproxy.google.com — This year, if you have not already noticed, Easter is going to arrive rather early: Sunday, March 27. The date of Easter has a curious link to the moon's phases. Read More
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