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Australians facing deadly spider "bonanza"

Australians facing deadly spider "bonanza"

Australians are facing another threat after battling fires and floods. Experts warned...

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Climate activist Greta Thunberg: "Pretty much nothing has been done"

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: "Pretty much nothing has...

Greta Thunberg spoke on a panel of young climate activists Tuesday at the annual...

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SpaceX successfully destroys boosters in dramatic emergency escape test

SpaceX successfully destroys boosters in dramatic emergency...

SpaceX deliberately destroyed a Falcon 9 booster Sunday in a spectacular high-altitude...

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U.S. will screen passengers from China for new illness

U.S. will screen passengers from China for new illness

There is growing concern about a rare, flu-like virus that has caused at least two...

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How Microsoft wants to erase 45 years of carbon emissions

How Microsoft wants to erase 45 years of carbon emissions

Microsoft is the latest company to pledge to cut its carbon emissions to zero, but...

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Greta Thunberg calls for end to all fossil fuel investment "now" at Davos forum

Greta Thunberg calls for end to all fossil fuel investment...

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg...

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Secret mission saves rare prehistoric trees from Australia bushfires

Secret mission saves rare prehistoric trees from Australia...

A secret operation led by specially trained firefighters has saved the last of a...

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2nd all-female spacewalk replaces space station batteries

2nd all-female spacewalk replaces space station batteries

Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir floated outside the International Space...

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Penguin species in Antarctica hit hard by climate change

Penguin species in Antarctica hit hard by climate change

Antarctica is one of the most remote places on the planet, but climate change is...

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Active volcano in the Philippines forces evacuations

Active volcano in the Philippines forces evacuations

Nearly half a million people in the Philippines are in harm's way because of an...

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Government agencies say 2019 was 2nd warmest year on record

Government agencies say 2019 was 2nd warmest year on record

The past 10 years were the warmest decade on record, and closed out in 2019 with...

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Thousands forced to evacuate after volcano erupts in Philippines

Thousands forced to evacuate after volcano erupts in Philippines

The Taal Volcano has covered parts of the Philippines in ash, forcing thousands...

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Giant Chinese paddlefish declared extinct after surviving 150 million years

Giant Chinese paddlefish declared extinct after surviving...

Scientists say the giant fish species that managed to survive at least 150 million...

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NOAA: Extreme weather and disasters cost the U.S. billions in 2019

NOAA: Extreme weather and disasters cost the U.S. billions...

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's annual climate report says...

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Worldwide effort to save Australia's animals amid devastating wildfires

Worldwide effort to save Australia's animals amid devastating...

It's estimated that more than 1 billion animals have been killed in Australia's...

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Trump administration to remove climate reviews for major projects

Trump administration to remove climate reviews for major...

The Trump administration is trying to remove climate change as an environmental...