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Biggest fish in the ocean receives international protection

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Tuna and other fish species may congregate around whale sharks, but new rule reduces the chance that the giant sea creatures could get caught in nets targeting those species. Read More
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Melting Greenland ice sheet is biggest contributor to sea level rise

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http://www.enn.com — As the largest single chunk of melting snow and ice in the world, the massive ice sheet that covers about 80 percent of Greenland is recognized as the biggest potential contributor to rising sea levels due to glacial meltwater.Until now, however, scientists’ attention has mostly focused on the ice sheet’s aquamarine lakes — bodies of meltwater that tend to abruptly drain — and on monster Read More
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Biggest Cloud-Seeding Experiment Yet Only Sparks More Debate

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The results of the most scientific study of cloud seeding done yet are in. Read More
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Mental Illness Is Not the Biggest Reason Youth Carry Guns

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Despite the rhetoric that often follows school shootings, mental illness is only one reason why young people arm themselves with guns. New research finds a complex array of risk factors. Read More
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Biggest Venomous Snake Ever Revealed in New Fossils

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The largest venomous snake ever known once slithered through the grasslands of what is today northern Greece some 4 million years ago, creating a mystery about how the 60-pound beast reached its gargantuan size. Read More
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Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Is Humanity's 'Biggest Existential Threat'

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is concerned about artificial intelligence. In fact, the inventor of the private spaceflight company SpaceX and the car company Tesla says that with AI, "we are summoning the demon." Read More
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'Biggest Risk' in Ebola Protection Is Gear Removal

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http://feedproxy.google.com — A "breach in protocol" led a nurse in Dallas to become the first person infected with Ebola in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More
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Gassy Blob: Biggest US Methane Source Spotted from Space

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http://feedproxy.google.com — So much methane is leaking from drilling in the Southwest's Four Corners region that the natural gas blob can be spotted from space, a new study reports. Read More
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