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Approach could make air travel safer.

Ryder Diaz, Contributor

Cells form crystals to store nitrogen when life gets tough.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Tide-borne pebbles on the seabed can drown out other ocean noises.

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Why filmmakers behind "The Great Gatsby" decide to use fine diamond jewelry instead of fake stones while filming the movie

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Rare fossil with its feathers intact found in Wyoming.

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Geologist rules out possible explanation for natural wonder.

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Changes in the environment likely made life too difficult for Peru's Moche.

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Exceptional fossils provide vision of how 390-million-year-old animals stayed out of sight.

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Geologists use GPS and lasers to assess snowfall amounts.

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