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Warmer, Drier Climate Could Transform Alaskan Forests

Warmer, Drier Climate Could Transform Alaskan Forests

Climate change could lead to a net loss of plant life in some regions, and also could change the ratio of species that grow in them.

Published Oct 17, 2019

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Hagibis Floods Japan

Hagibis Floods Japan

The typhoon’s rapid intensification was followed by far-reaching damage in Honshu.

Published Oct 16, 2019

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High Points of the Sierras

High Points of the Sierras

Trails up Mount Whitney and across Forester Pass give hikers access high into the California mountain range.

Published Oct 15, 2019

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Virginia’s Volcanic Past

Virginia’s Volcanic Past

A small volcano erupted in the Shenandoah Valley 48 million years ago.

Published Oct 14, 2019

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Rapeseed Agriculture, Kursk Oblast

Rapeseed Agriculture, Kursk Oblast

Yellow flowers brighten the landscape of southwestern Russia.

Published Oct 13, 2019

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