Scientists in the Field
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Amazon Adventure: How Tiny Fish Are Saving the World’s Largest Rainforest

Considered the “lungs of the world,” the Amazon provides a full fifth of the world’s oxygen, and every year unsustainable human practices destroy 2.7 million acres. What can be done to help?

Eye of the Storm: NASA, Drones, and the Race to Crack the Hurricane Code

Ten million Americans live in hurricane danger zones, but how do we know if or when to evacuate? We must predict both when a storm will strike and how strong it will be.

  
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Washed Ashore

by Harriet Low

Readers of Scientists in the Field title Tracking Trash by Loree Griffin Burns won’t be surprised to learn that we have a pollution problem in our oceans: the title follows Dr. Curt Ebbesmeyer as he, along with a dedicated network of beachcombers, tracks trash as it travels across our … Read more

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