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Eurasian beaver now legally protected in England

Eurasian beavers have been recognized as a European protected species in England, making it illegal to capture, kill, injure or harass them.The measure limits...

Remembering LED pioneer Nick Holonyak

Nick Holonyak, Jr. holds up a part of a traffic light that uses a newer LED designed by his students. Ralf Finn Hestoft/Getty Images Nick...

Nord Stream pipeline leaks are a disaster: the oil and gas industry has a much bigger mess

This week, the world saw what is likely the largest release of methane in the history of the fossil fuel industry. A staggering...

Chevron Commercials Just Got the ‘Don’t Look Up’ Treatment

Chevron cares about life, not about people kind, the kind that has been compressed and buried under rocks for a...

The names of the slave traders are still stamped on the native plants. Time to ‘decolonize’ Australia’s public gardens | Brett Summerell

Like all botanic gardens, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney is a classic artifact of the activities that took place during the colonization of Australia...

Extreme rainfall from Hurricane Ian made worse by climate breakdown: study | climate crisis

Human-induced climate change increased extreme rainfall from Hurricane Ian, which has devastated parts of Florida, by more than 10%, according to a new preliminary...

Nick Holonyak Jr., pioneer of LED lighting, dies at 93

Nick Holonyak Jr., an electrical engineer who became known as the godfather of LED lighting that illuminates flat screen televisions and laptop computers, and...

NASA publishes detailed photos of the DART asteroid accident

The world now has stunning new photos of this week's asteroid impact, the first planetary defense test of its kind.NASA on Thursday released images...

The number of people who write can reveal racial prejudice

Let's say you saw something unusual, like a blue strawberry or a purple cat. You would become more involved with it, hoping to...

NASA spacecraft buzzes over Jupiter’s moon Europa, closest in years

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida. (AP) — NASA's Juno spacecraft made the closest approach to Jupiter's tempting icy moon Europa in more than 20 years.Juno...

A framework for the analysis of sex, gender and diversity in research | Sciences

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