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A new study reveals that changes in the direction of the Earth’s magnetic field may take place 10 times faster than previously thought.

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In a new study, scientists warn that technology is not the silver bullet for mitigating and solving the many global environmental issues the world is facing.

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A new study has examined spatial biodiversity patterns across the Permo-Triassic mass extinction event (c. 252 million years ago).

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A new study shows for the first time that the collapse of terrestrial ecosystems during Earth's most deadly mass extinction event was directly responsible for disrupting ocean chemistry.

African SWIFT weather forecasters at work

Weather forecasters in Africa are getting access to satellite data that will allow them to track the path and severity of developing storms – and reduce the death toll from extreme weather events.x