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Amazon fires are destroying the rainforest at a rate of three percent every 10 years. NASA scientists recently calculated that slow-burning fires in the rainforests have led to a major loss of lush vegetation and an increased output of carbon dioxide. Scientists admit that the Amazon fires are not easy to detect because they creep… Read more »
A NASA-sponsored expedition to the chilling waters of the Arctic Ocean has yielded a new discovery that scientists have compared to finding “a rainforest in the Sahara desert.” The ISCESCAPE Expedition (Impacts of Climate on EcoSystems and Chemistry of the Arctic Pacific Environment) found that the water below the ice was full of microscopic marine… Read more »