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Satellite data reveal serious decline in Georgia salt marsh health

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — The amount of vegetation along the Georgia coast has declined significantly in the last 30 years, spurring concerns about the overall health of marshland ecosystems in the area, warn scientists. Read More
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Videos reveal birds, bats and bugs near Ivanpah solar project power towers

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http://www.enn.com — Video surveillance is the most effective method for detecting animals flying around solar power towers, according to a study of various techniques by the U.S. Geological Survey and its partners at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System facility in southeastern California.This study is the first to examine a variety of remote sensing and sampling techniques to determine which technology mi Read More
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Researchers reveal first sightings of rare whales off New Zealand coast

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — For the first time in New Zealand waters, an extremely rare grouping of Shepherd's Beaked Whales has been spotted from a research vessel off the coast of the city of Dunedin in the South Island. Read More
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Philly's Poo: Old Toilets Reveal Early America's Secret History 

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http://feedproxy.google.com — A routine archaeological investigation in the heart of Philadelphia produced stunning artifacts from 300-year-old toilets. Read More
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Ultra-thin slices of diamonds reveal geological processes

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — By using ultra-thin slices of diamonds, researchers have found the first direct evidence for the formation of diamonds by a process known as redox freezing. In this process, carbonate melts crystallize to form diamond. Read More
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Blame the Parents? Child Tragedies Reveal Empathy Decline

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Two recent high-profile cases of children in danger have some people asking what happened to empathy. Read More
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Researchers mine Twitter to reveal Congress' ideological divide on climate change

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Senate Democrats are three times more likely to follow science-related Twitter accounts than their Republican peers, according to a new study. The research shows the growing divide between parties on the issue of climate change, but also provides hope, pointing to individuals who cross the aisle and bridge the gap. Read More
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Antarctic coastline images reveal four decades of ice loss to ocean

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Part of Antarctica's coastline has been losing ice to the ocean for far longer than had been expected by scientists, a study of satellite pictures has shown. Read More
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Antarctic fossils reveal creatures weren't safer in the south during dinosaur extinction

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — A study of more than 6,000 marine fossils from the Antarctic shows that the mass extinction event that killed the dinosaurs was sudden and just as deadly to life in the polar regions. Previously, scientists had thought that creatures living in the southernmost regions of the planet would have been in a less perilous position during the mass extinction event than those elsewhere on Earth. Read More
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What mountain gorillas reveal with their teeth

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Mountain gorillas from Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda eat up to 30 kilos of plants a day and their diet is highly varied in a habitat that is becoming increasingly fragmented as a result of illegal hunting and deforestation. For the first time, a study shows how dental morphology adapts to the food that is available. The information from the wear on their teeth is used to identify specimens th Read More
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Radioactive isotopes reveal age of oil, gas wastewater spills

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https://www.sciencedaily.com — Radium isotopes in soils can be used to determine the age of oil and gas wastewater spills, research shows. Three new isotopic age-dating methods developed by the team could be useful for identifying the source of a spill where it's not certain if contamination stems from recent unconventional oil and gas drilling or from older, conventional oil and gas operations in the same watershed. Read More
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