2016 hottest year ever recorded- and scientists say human activity to blamed

Final data confirms record-breaking temperatures for third year in a row 2016 was the most wonderful year on record, setting a new high for the third year in a row, with scientists firmly putting the blamed on human activities that…

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A Bizarre New Model for How Hawaii Got Its Curve

Hawaii is a hotspot in every sense of the word: Its a popular tourist destination, a balmy localeand it was created by plumes of magma gushing through the Earths mantle. Suppose you know about hotspots, hotshot? Well, believe again: Geoscientists…

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Conservationists want to keep oceans safe from human threats

A school of fish hovers over staghorn coral on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef in Australia .Image: Rick Loomis/ Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Ocean conservation efforts took a significant step forward on Friday when a measure to protect 30…

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