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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

Researchers have built a passive, solar-powered device that can harvest water straight out of the air.

Catherine Meyers, Editor

New analysis of hydrothermal plumes on Enceladus reveals the presence of conditions that could potentially sustain life underneath its icy surface.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

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

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Tiny bits of plastic pose threats to freshwater and marine ecosystems.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

Grasses that survive on salty water and smart irrigation systems are among many new golf innovations.

Katharine Gammon, Contributor

Lab-created sinkholes help scientists to predict when and where they will happen.

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

Especially in mild climates, other factors take snow melting lead from sun.

Jyoti Madhusoodanan, Contributor

Bacterial proteins could alter precipitation patterns and climate-change models.

Katharine Gammon, Contributor

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