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NASA prepares to replace the twin satellites, named GRACE, that have monitored Earth's droughts, glacial retreats and sea level rise for the last 15 years.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Drilling reveals record from a time when the Dead Sea was deader.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Aerosol pollution may have suppressed global warming and increased Arctic sea ice from 1950-1975.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Scientists use cave spider populations to plot climate change and threats to species.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Commercially managed bumblebees and honey bees may be contributing to wild pollinator decline.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Finding may revise estimates of forests’ carbon-capturing prowess.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

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

Study quantifies threats to plants and points the finger -- at us.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

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