The BepiColombo spacecraft is about to make its first Mercury flyby
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The BepiColombo spacecraft is about to make its first Mercury flyby

Artists impression of Mercury Spacecraft's BepiColombo spacecraft: ESA/ATG medialab. Mercury: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics
Some animals are evolving new body shapes as the climate changes
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Some animals are evolving new body shapes as the climate changes

A crimson rosella (Platycercus elegans), an Australian Parrot that is gaining more money as the world heats Kevin Dickinson / Alamy Endotherms are
58 per cent of oil must stay in the ground to meet 1.5°C climate goal
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58 per cent of oil must stay in the ground to meet 1.5°C climate goal

If we want to limit global warming, only 58% of oil can be extracted. HHakim/Getty images Researchers have determined that energy companies and
Hundreds of Medical Journals Just United Together to Issue a Brutally Frank Warning
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Hundreds of Medical Journals Just United Together to Issue a Brutally Frank Warning

Global warming is already affecting people's lives so that emergency action on climate changes cannot be put on hold while the world tackles the
Scientists Thrilled at Important Step Toward Practical Nuclear Fusion
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Scientists Thrilled at Important Step Toward Practical Nuclear Fusion

Germany's Wendelstein 7X device can handle temperatures up to twice the Sun's core. Victory lap A group of nuclear physicists is celebrating what
New Orleans Was Already a 'Heat Island.' Then Ida Cut the Power
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New Orleans Was Already a 'Heat Island.' Then Ida Cut the Power

Sunday's hurricane Ida, which was stronger than 2020's Hurricane Laura, made landfall in Louisiana. The electrical infrastructure was destroyed by
Physicists Have Successfully Advanced a Key Device For Producing Fusion Power
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Physicists Have Successfully Advanced a Key Device For Producing Fusion Power

Scientists are working on a type fusion reactor called the stellarator to harness the power of nuclear Fusion. A new paper claims that the
New family of ferroelectric materials raises possibilities for improved information and energy storage
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New family of ferroelectric materials raises possibilities for improved information and energy storage

Part of the process of creating ferroelectric magnesium-substituted zinc oxide thin films includes: (left) Image showing thin film being
How to keep the power on during hurricanes and heat waves and fires and …
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How to keep the power on during hurricanes and heat waves and fires and …

More than one million people in the region were left without power due to this and other damage. The region is still dealing with the effects of the
Today’s Killer Hurricane Is Linked to Climate Change, Scientists Say
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Today’s Killer Hurricane Is Linked to Climate Change, Scientists Say

It is a bad sign. Making Landfall Hurricane Ida struck the United States on Sunday. It left New Orleans without power, and claimed its first life.