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This is the first known sea turtle—and it laid hard eggs

Fragmentary fossil provides insight into the species’s growth and development

Discovery of recent Antarctic ice sheet collapse raises fears of a new global flood

Sediment cores show ice sheet vanished during conditions similar to today

Universities ‘held hostage’ in Nicaragua’s political crisis

Intensifying oppression by President Daniel Ortega paralyzes higher education and research

Planets probably lurk in the gaps of these stellar disks. But how did they form so fast?

Hints of young planets in a survey of dusty disks around newborn stars puzzle theorists

Q&A: The epic tale of the scientists who unraveled the mystery of the monsoon

New book by historian Sunil Amrith explores water’s central role in South Asia

Dolphins discovered ‘timesharing’ the sea for the first time

Two groups share the same patch of ocean, but carefully avoid each other

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