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Could COVID-19 Have Seasons?
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Could COVID-19 Have Seasons?

Scientists are probing environmental data from reanalysis models in the hopes of finding answers.

Published Aug 4, 2020

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Smoke from Apple Fire Spreads
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Smoke from Apple Fire Spreads

Wildfire smoke from California traveled hundreds to miles and obscured skies in central Arizona.

Published Aug 3, 2020

Atmosphere Heat Land Fires Human Presence Remote Sensing

Intense Flooding in Bangladesh
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Intense Flooding in Bangladesh

Monsoon-related flooding, which has been ongoing since June 2020, has inundated a quarter of the country.

Published Jul 31, 2020

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Cultivating Ideas for Mars
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Cultivating Ideas for Mars

Plants that can survive in harsh environments like Canada’s Devon Island may be good candidates for eventually terraforming the Red Planet.

Published Jul 31, 2020

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Cooper Creek, Australia
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Cooper Creek, Australia

The combination of stable, ancient dunes and water channels displaying both braided and cross-connecting patterns make this region a planetary analogue for Mars.

Published Jul 29, 2020

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