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Pace of Bering Sea changes startles scientists

World / Science & Health Apr 16, 2019

Pace of Bering Sea changes startles scientists

The Yupik Eskimo village of Kotlik on Alaska's northwest coast relies on a cold, hard blanket of sea ice to protect homes from vicious winter Bering Sea storms. Frigid north winds blow down from the Arctic Ocean, freeze saltwater and push sea ice south. The ...

Space pioneer: Earth needs climate 'reality check'

World / Science & Health Dec 5, 2018

Space pioneer: Earth needs climate 'reality check'

The world needs a "reality check" on the threat posed by climate change, NASA astronaut Mae Jemison said Tuesday at a U.N. summit to chart mankind's path away from runaway global warming. Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, brought a little galactic perspective to ...