Canada’s Last Intact Ice Shelf Crumbles Due to Global Warming

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Inside Joe Biden’s Network of Climate Advisers

[ad_1] Former Vice President Joe Biden had already assembled a task force of activists and liberal…

Coronavirus News Roundup, August 1-August 7

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The World’s Highest-Dwelling Mammal Lives Atop a Volcano

[ad_1] In 2013, two mountaineers reached the top of Vulcán Llullaillaco, a 22,000-foot-tall volcano on the…

How Could the Beirut Explosion Happen? Experts Explain

[ad_1] An enormous explosion in Beirut’s seaport area this week ruined nearby buildings and caused damage…

Thousands Volunteer for COVID-19 Vaccine Study

[ad_1] Dr. Eric Coe jumped at the chance to help test a COVID-19 vaccine. At his…

Future Cars Will be Made of Magnesium

[ad_1] Originally published in August 1946 Credit: Scientific American Advertisement “According to one contention, magnesium will…

A Cure for COVID-19 Will Take More Than Personal Immunity

[ad_1] At a press briefing on March 22, Donald Trump announced: “We’re at war, in a…

Model Suggests Toxic Transformation on Venus

[ad_1] Below Venus’s toxic clouds of sulfuric acid is an apocalyptic world, with temperatures hot enough…

COVID-19 Vaccine Ethics: Who Gets It First and Other Issues

[ad_1] Contributing editor W. Wayt Gibbs spoke with Arthur Caplan, head of the NYU School of…