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Arctic sea ice isn't just threatened by the melting of ice around its edges, a new study has found: Warmer water that originated hundreds of miles away has penetrated deep into the interior of the Arctic. That "archived" heat,...
Researchers reporting in Current Biology on November 19 have found that a vast array of regularly spaced, still-inhabited termite mounds in northeastern Brazil -- covering an area the size of Great Britain -- are up to about 4,000...
Worker ants, despite their diligence, seldom encounter opportunities for social mobility. In many species, individuals adhere to strict caste roles: queens lay eggs and workers take care of almost everything else, including offspring. In a new study, published in...
The culprit might be many microbes. Since 2013, a gruesome and mysterious disease has killed millions of sea stars along the West Coast from Mexico to Alaska -- making the animals turn to goo, lose their legs, and...
Snailfish species discovered in Atacama trench. Picture a fish. No matter what type you picked, you probably imagined a colorful, scaled creature with fins, gills, and puckered lips (or maybe a toothy open jaw if you went in the shark...
505 Games and Limbic Entertainment will bring the hostile and desolate frontier of the Red Planet to life in 2018 with Memories of Mars, an all-new open world online survival sandbox game from the hit developers behind Ubisoft’s Might...
Coral reef fish are known for the wide range of colors and patterns they display, but the mechanisms governing the acquisition of these characteristics are still poorly understood. These researchers focused on clown fish, a group including thirty-some...
Forests in the eastern United States may have had it easy compared to their western counterparts, with the intense, prolonged droughts and wildfires that have become typical out west in recent years. But as the climate changes over...
A new compound that inhibits the replication of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in several stages of its lifecycle -- and is also capable of acting on bacteria, fungi and cancer cells -- has been synthesized by researchers at...
After several years of analysis, a team of planetary scientists using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has at last come up with an explanation for a mysterious moon around Neptune that they discovered with Hubble in 2013. The tiny moon,...

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