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Virus Calculated as Culprit Killing Sea StarsMonumental MineralsEverglades “River of Grass” to Flow Again — ExperimentallyHawaiian Lava Flow Reaches TownTrick or Treat? The Frightening Threats to Bats
Virus Calculated as Culprit Killing Sea Stars
Finally, a prime suspect has been identified as a probable cause of the Sea Star Wasting Disease, a mysterious epidemic that has been killing these iconic marine animals in droves along the U.S. and Canadian Pacific Coast since 2013. Read more
Monumental Minerals
Learn about the minerals in the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Monument. Read more
Everglades “River of Grass” to Flow Again — Experimentally
Replicating the historical nature of the Everglades. Read more
Hawaiian Lava Flow Reaches Town
After continuously erupting for more than 31 years, Kilauea Volcano is now sending lava through the town of Pahoa in the Puna District on the Island of Hawaii. Read more
Trick or Treat? The Frightening Threats to Bats
Love or hate them, these night-flyers are valuable—and in grave danger. Read more
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