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Spain’s Stained River
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Spain’s Stained River

The unusually red and acidic Rio Tinto harbors microscopic life that could inform the search for life on Mars.

Published Oct 30, 2020

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Rebounding in Hudson Bay
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Rebounding in Hudson Bay

Raised beaches around the bay in Canada’s Ontario Province show how the landscape responded after the last ice age.

Published Oct 19, 2020

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The Undulations of Wave Clouds
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The Undulations of Wave Clouds

When undular bores ripple through the atmosphere, they leave remarkable patterns in the clouds.

Published Oct 9, 2020

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A Lush Laptev Palette
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A Lush Laptev Palette

A colorful mixture of dissolved organic matter and sediments help trace the sea’s otherwise invisible currents and eddies.

Published Oct 13, 2020

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Sharks, Seagrass, and Stromatolites
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Sharks, Seagrass, and Stromatolites

Australia’s Shark Bay contains the largest beds of seagrasses in the world, as well as some of the oldest lifeforms on Earth.

Published Oct 10, 2020

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