Hurricane Forecasts: Quiet in Atlantic, Busy in Pacific
Tropical Storm Ana
May 27th, 2015
Forecasters are calling for another quiet hurricane season in the Atlantic this summer.
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El Niño Brings Wet Summer to Plains; Western Drought Continues
forecast
May 21st, 2015
The West can expect its warm and dry weather to continue through the summer, while the central Plains will be relatively cool and wet.
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Sudden and Rapid Ice Loss Discovered in Antarctica
glacier
May 21st, 2015
Massive glaciers in the southern Antarctic Peninsula suddenly started to crumble and melt in 2009.
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Devastating Floods in Texas, Oklahoma Driven by El Niño
Texas Radar Map - May 27, 2015
May 27th, 2015
Severe floods in Texas and Oklahoma are causing devastation after multiple storm systems battered a formerly drought-stricken area, according to experts.
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Crazy Carnival of Dr. Seuss Creatures Hidden in the Oceans
array of deep-sea creatures
May 21st, 2015
The oceans are teeming with a hidden web of organisms that may connect tiny bacteria and viruses to larger food webs, new research shows.
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Best Beach of 2015 Is Off the Beaten Path
Waimanalo Bay Beach Park, Oahu.
May 21st, 2015
Natural beauty, ample amenities and tempting turquoise waters send one Hawaiian beach to the top of the rankings.
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Spring Colors Swirl in Picturesque North Atlantic
Plankton in northwest Atlantic Ocean
May 27th, 2015
A new NASA image hints at the complex factors that encourage giant plankton blooms in the North Atlantic.
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In Images: The Menagerie of Tiny Alienlike Creatures Under the Sea
amphipod hyperiid of the genus phronima
May 21st, 2015
The oceans are teeming with a hidden web of organisms that may connect tiny bacteria and viruses to larger food webs, new research shows.
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Photos: The 10 Best US Beaches to Visit
View on Santa Barbara from the pier.
May 21st, 2015
Sun, surf and squeaky sand are on the docket at America's best beaches. This year's top 10 span from Hawaii to Florida, with some love for California, Massachusetts and the Carolinas as well. Read on, and dream of your next summer vacation.
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