Iraq Lakes Bounce Back

Iraq Lakes Bounce Back

After decades of low water levels, two of Iraq’s popular lakes appear to be filling again.

Published Sep 26, 2020

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Extreme Monsoon Rains in Pakistan

Extreme Monsoon Rains in Pakistan

The 2020 rainy season has caused fatal flooding and crop loss across Pakistan.

Published Sep 25, 2020

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Cracking Icy Secrets of New Penguin Colonies

Cracking Icy Secrets of New Penguin Colonies

Populations of gentoo penguins are growing, and remote sensing data are helping scientists figure out why.

Published Sep 24, 2020

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Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Second-Lowest Extent

Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Second-Lowest Extent

The Arctic sea ice extent continues its long-term downward trend.

Published Sep 23, 2020

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Persistent Phytoplankton

Persistent Phytoplankton

The waters off of Newfoundland were colored by coccolithophore blooms for two months.

Published Sep 22, 2020

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