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Two analyses of ecological research projects warn that natural processes in the soil increase the threat of global warming.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

Clams made yearly temperature records centuries before we took measurements.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

New study based on temperature data from the last 785,000 years reaffirms the current understanding of how greenhouse gases affect climate.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Scientists project the recording breaking temperatures of 2015 to be routine by 2025.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

In the 1940s there were 5,000 scholars from China -- some stayed in the U.S. and some went back to China after 1949

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

A new study suggests the ecosystem -- and others like it -- can't be relied upon to remove excess carbon from the atmosphere.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

New research changes our understanding of how humidity influenced the evolution of the human nose.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

Scientists use animal images to study the region's environmental history.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

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