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Climate Change This Week: Avoiding the Heat, All Weather Solar Cells, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. A Prickly Situation – this cartoonish katydid is found in Yasuni National Park, Ecuador (threatened by oil development – below); it illustrates the incredible biodiversity stored in rainforests, … Continue reading

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The American Zika Virus Threat: What You Need to Know

Microcephalic Babies Are Tied to Zika viral infections during their first 3 months of fetal development. Source bn.thetodaypost.com Zika virus (Zv) infects people via daytime mosquitoes carrying it, and rarely via sex with infected partners. Mosquitoes can bite infected people … Continue reading

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