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Grizzly Bears Can Now Be Hunted Near Yellowstone After Wyoming Vote

NY Times Science - 3 hours 52 min ago
Now that grizzly bears have been dropped from the endangered species list, the first big hunt in 43 years is set for September, allowing 22 grizzlies to be shot.

Hurricane Season’s Around the Corner. Here’s What to Expect.

NY Times Science - 4 hours 33 min ago
The season begins June 1 and experts predict it will be near normal or above normal, but a single storm can cause tremendous damage if it makes landfall.

M.L.B. Hired Scientists to Explain Why Home Runs Have Surged. They Couldn’t.

NY Times Science - 5 hours 10 min ago
The ball is not juiced, it’s just more aerodynamic. But not even scientists hired by M.L.B. can explain precisely why.

Global Health: New Ebola Tactics Raise Hope but May Sow Confusion

NY Times Science - 6 hours 8 min ago
A new vaccine and other experimental drugs now are available to fight the outbreak. But first physicians must overcome the suspicions of a frightened populace.

Trilobites: Scientists See Promise in Resurrecting These Rhinos That Are Nearly Extinct

NY Times Science - 6 hours 32 min ago
Even if the technology can bring back the northern white rhinoceros, should we do it?

Seal released after recovering from plastic air filter injury

BBC Science - 6 hours 44 min ago
The seal named Relashio was close to death when he was rescued.

Galinhos Journal: ‘This Noise That Never Stops’: Wind Farms Come to Brazil’s Atlantic Coast

NY Times Science - 6 hours 45 min ago
In Brazil, the world’s eighth-largest producer of wind power, the wind industry brings both benefits and disappointment.

Taking on Climate Change

NY Times Science - 7 hours 52 min ago
Trying to solve the problems that are affecting our world, and believing that they can make a difference.

Using Medicine and Science to Improve the Quality of Life

NY Times Science - 7 hours 54 min ago
Medical and scientific breakthroughs, some with ethical concerns, are being used to help people.

Trilobites: Coyotes Conquered North America. Now They’re Heading South.

NY Times Science - 8 hours 19 min ago
New maps seek to update the historical range of our continent’s toughest canids, which have thrived as other predators experienced decline.

Giant canyons discovered in Antarctica

BBC Science - 8 hours 46 min ago
Vast troughs are identified in one of the last places to be explored on Earth - under the ice at the South Pole.

Why is there a row about Galileo?

BBC Science - 8 hours 47 min ago
Britain may be denied full access to the EU's Galileo satellite navigation system on security grounds after Brexit.

Brexit: UK wants £1bn back from EU if it is excluded from Galileo

BBC Science - 9 hours 8 min ago
The UK steps up its war of words with the EU over being shut out of new satellite navigation system.

How ancestors of living birds survived asteroid strike

BBC Science - 9 hours 59 min ago
Survival depended on whether ancient 'birds' lived on the forest floor or in the branches, say scientists.

Is It a Migraine? Many Patients Don’t Realize What Causes Their Suffering

NY Times Science - 10 hours 17 min ago
Here’s a guide to help you recognize the symptoms of migraines, understand why the signs are so often missed, and think about treatment options.

Farne Island puffin population drop sparks concern

BBC Science - 15 hours 18 min ago
Initial findings in the National Trust's five-yearly survey suggest an overall decline of 12%.

Car dealer tactics stall electric car sales

BBC Science - 18 hours 49 min ago
"Dismissive" dealers are a major barrier to boosting sales of electric cars says a new study.

Trilobites: Big Discovery in a Tiny Mammal-Like Skull Found Under a Dinosaur’s Foot

NY Times Science - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:33
Paleontologists found a 130 million-year-old haramiyid fossil in Utah, suggesting that the ancient relatives of modern mammals spread farther across the globe than thought.

How More Carbon Dioxide Can Make Food Less Nutritious

NY Times Science - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:02
Carbon dioxide helps plants grow. But a new study shows that rice grown in higher levels of carbon dioxide has lower amounts of several important nutrients.

They’ve Been to All 417 National Park Sites. How About You?

NY Times Science - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:26
A hardy few have visited every park, monument, preserve, battlefield and historic site overseen by the U.S. National Park Service. It can take decades.
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