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A Thru-Hike for Everyone: 5 Trails Under 200 Miles

Recent books and movies have inspired countless hikers and potential hikers to dream about thru-hiking one of the “big three” of America’s long …

Trump’s border wall is really bad for endangered species

President Donald Trump’s proposed $20 billion monument to his insatiable fear of “the other” wouldn’t only stop undocumented people from entering the …

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Scientists plan climate change march on Washington

Scientists are planning a march against Donald Trump after his administration enforced what is said to be a temporary media blackout on the Environmental Protection Agency.<p>The organisation's social media accounts have been silent since Friday's inauguration.<p>The new rules ban staff from publishing …

Nasa captures incredible Aurora Borealis from the ISS

Video has emerged from Nasa, who released footage from the International Space Station of Aurora Borealis around the world.<p>Captured in ultra high definition 4K, the camera perfectly captures the green waves rippling across the Earth.<p>The camera pans over the orange glow of the UK and Europe at night …

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Record-setting number of vintage motorcycles head to auction

The world's largest antique and vintage motorcycle auction convenes Thursday in Las Vegas, as the first gavels fall on the 26th annual Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction.<p>The four-day sale is likely to be a record-setter. Last year's three-day Mecum event, which saw an 80% sell-through rate on the …

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Giant, wolf-sized otters used to roam around in China

They're quite small creatures, but new research has shown this might not always have been the case.<p>There are 13 species of otter today of different sizes, and they live in various habitats; some in salt water and some in rivers. The largest of them all is the giant otter, which lives in South …

Professor Smith Goes to Washington

In response to the new president’s stances on a range of issues, more scientists are preparing to run for political office.<p>For American science, the next four years look to be challenging. The newly inaugurated President Trump, and many of his Cabinet picks, have repeatedly cast doubt upon the …

World’s First Semisynthetic Organism Created: Scientists Expand Life’s Genetic Code To Include Two Artificial DNA Bases

All DNA-based life forms on Earth contain, at their core, a genetic code made up of four bases — adenine (A), thymine (T), guanine (G), cytosine (C). …