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25 of the Most Exciting Book Releases for 2017

<i>This week we’re looking to the year ahead by tracking down the most anticipated pieces of pop culture in 2017. Below, 25 books we can’t wait to get</i> …

Moon and Bá's Daytripper is a masterful novel by any metric

See sample pages from this book at Wink.<p><i>Daytripper</i><p>by Gabriel Bá and Fábio Moon<p>Vertigo<p>2011, 256 pages, 6.7 x 10.2 x 0.5 inches (softcover)<p>$12 Buy a …

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Exceptionally well-preserved fossil of complete mammoth skull raises questions - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

This week a team of scientists unearthed an exceptionally well preserved fossil of a complete mammoth skull from an eroding stream bank on Santa Rosa …

The all-natural ‘environmental disaster’: The Yukon creek that has been dyed red by rust for millennia

Normally, when a river turns pumpkin orange, it’s a clear sign that something has gone terribly, terribly wrong: A chemical spill, a burst tailings …

Here's How Global Warming Could Trigger the Next Financial Crisis

Move over mortgages. There’s now something much, much bigger to worry about, and harder to curtail, and far more likely to cause the next financial …

Global Warming is Making Our Oceans Sicker and Sicker

We all know that global warming causes devastating effects on the environment, but one area that is often overlooked is the world’s oceans. As the …

Ancient rocks in Northwest Territories fuel a continent-size debate

They are among the oldest rocks in the world. Now, a team at the University of Alberta has made the most precise measurement yet of a stony outcrop located about 300 kilometres due north of Yellowknife.<p>Their verdict: Rocks found in one part of the Acasta Gneiss Complex in the Northwest Territories …

Scientists may have solved a key riddle about Antarctica — and you’re not going to like the answer

<i>This story has been updated.</i><p>It’s one of the great — and unresolved — debates of Antarctic science.<p>In 1984, a team of Ohio State University researchers reported a surprising fossil find: More than a mile above sea level, in Antarctica’s freezing Transantarctic mountain range, fossilized deposits of …

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20 books you should read before they become movies

Fall is here, and that means the movies are going to get good again and we can cleanse our palates of "Suicide Squad."<p>As you might expect, a lot of the big movies coming out are based on popular, acclaimed, and award-winning books. And while you don't <i>always</i> have to read the book before watching the …

13 Must-Read Young Adult Books Out in September

Although we’re still a little bummed that bikini weather is over for the year, the new fall season does have its perks. Along with indulging in Starbucks’ iconic PSL and <i>finally</i> being able to throw on an oversized sweater and some leggings and call it a day, there are plenty of cozy reading weekends …