WATCH: The BBC Uploaded 40 Hours of Breathtaking Planet Earth II Video to YouTube

The visual bliss you’ve been waiting for. If you like stunning cinematography capturing the windswept grandeur and awe-inspiring beauty of this rocky little planet we call home, we have some … Continue reading WATCH: The BBC Uploaded 40 Hours of Breathtaking Planet Earth II Video to YouTube

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See the Effects of Climate Change Across Earth (Video)

Melting glaciers in Alaska measured between 2003-2013. Credit: ESA/Planetary Visions A new video from the European Space Agency explains how changes in climate are causing sea levels to rise around … Continue reading See the Effects of Climate Change Across Earth (Video)

Trump’s Proposed Science Cuts Go Far Beyond Climate Programs

The Trump administration is proposing sweeping cuts to US science agencies in its $4.1 trillion budget for 2018, asking Congress to kill a variety of medical, energy, and basic research … Continue reading Trump’s Proposed Science Cuts Go Far Beyond Climate Programs

Scientists Just Detected What Appears to Be a Whole New Layer in Earth’s Mantle

That explains all the earthquakes. For the first time, scientists have found what appears to be an extra layer of plate tectonics lurking in Earth’s mantle under east Asia, and … Continue reading Scientists Just Detected What Appears to Be a Whole New Layer in Earth’s Mantle

Mysterious Light Flashes 1st Spotted by Carl Sagan Explained

Sun glints off of ice crystals high in the Earth’s atmosphere in images taken from the satellite DSCOVR. The orange circle shows one of the sun glints. Credit: NASA’s Goddard … Continue reading Mysterious Light Flashes 1st Spotted by Carl Sagan Explained

An Entire River in Canada Has Vanished in the Space of Just 4 Days

!!!!what… For the first time in modern history, scientists have observed an entire river disappear in the space of days. The phenomenon – called river piracy – is where one … Continue reading An Entire River in Canada Has Vanished in the Space of Just 4 Days