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New research on diamonds found deep in the Earth's crust suggests that the planet's carbon cycle reaches far underground.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Touring the world through storm watchers

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

Early-stage research points to bioengineering as a promising way to buy time for arid ecosystems.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

The hurricane season is just getting started and the storms are predicted to have a big impact this year.

Emilie Lorditch, Contributor

image shows a round, brown fossil of an ancient organism known as aspidella.

Fossils dating more than about 540 million years old are extremely rare. That's why a newly discovered ancient deposit is so valuable.

Christian Fogerty, Contributor

New research suggests that national monument designations have not harmed local economies, and in some ways they may have helped.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

The first fracking-induced earthquake to claim human lives shows why magnitude may underestimate the danger such earthquakes pose.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Researchers examined some of the oldest rocks in western Greenland to probe the beginnings of today’s continents.

Ramin Skibba, Contributor

As the air travel industry grows, we need to find alternative jet fuels that have less of an impact on the planet.

Karin Heineman, Executive Producer

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