Earth’s Reflections on the Moon

Earth’s Reflections on the Moon

Fifty-five years after our giant leap, scientists continue to learn about both the Moon and Earth from our celestial neighbor.

Published Jul 20, 2024

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Fires Char the Siberian Arctic

Fires Char the Siberian Arctic

Large wildland fires are burning in the tundra of northern Russia.

Published Jul 18, 2024

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Climbing Toward the Conclusion of the Tour de France

Climbing Toward the Conclusion of the Tour de France

Two of the final stages in the 2024 cycling event traverse high mountain passes in the Western Alps.

Published Jul 18, 2024

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Beating the Heat in Pakistan

Beating the Heat in Pakistan

Greening projects in Lahore could help cool the city as climate change and rapid urbanization intensifies the urban heat island effect. 

Published Jul 16, 2024

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Wildfire Scorches Eastern Oregon

Wildfire Scorches Eastern Oregon

Fast-moving blazes tore through rangeland in the Pacific Northwest amid excessive heat.

Published Jul 15, 2024

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