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Mars had a long-lasting magnetic field, extending the chances of life

CHICAGO-Once upon a time, according to scientists, Mars was far from the cold and inhospitable desert of today. Rivers carved out canyons, lakes filled craters, and a magnetic field may have repelled space radiation, preventing it from eating away at atmospheric moisture. As the Martian interior cooled, according to leading theories, its magnetic field died …

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Environmentalists are set to turn the Orange County oil field into a nature preserve

Environmentalists are set to turn the Orange County oil field into a nature preserve

On Friday, the non-profit Trust for Public Land completed the purchase of an oil field atop the coastal cliffs of Newport Beach, ensuring the property will be cleaned up and preserved as open space. The 384-acre Banning Ranch property, whose future was at the center of an intense decades-long struggle in Orange County, is believed …

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A giant coronal mass ejection burst from the sun toward Venus on Sept. 5, 2022.

A mysterious shock wave from the sun opens a crack in the Earth’s magnetic field

A mysterious shock wave in a gust of solar wind sent a barrage of high-speed material shattering through Earth’s magnetic field, opening a crack in the magnetosphere. The plasma barrage could lead to a geomagnetic storm today (December 19), according to spaceweather.com. The origins of the shock wave are not exactly known, but scientists believe …

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Karyn Onyeneho is a maverick of change in the field of human genetics

Karyn Onyeneho is a maverick of change in the field of human genetics

When Karyn Onyeneho was 31, her grandmother Caroline passed away. His death was premature and doctors said it was due to complications from type 2 diabetes. A naturally curious and compassionate person, Onyeneho researched the disease to find out more about him. She wondered about the loss and wanted to know how she could prevent …

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Ohio Division of Wildlife Agent Field Reports - Scioto Post

Ohio Division of Wildlife Agent Field Reports – Scioto Post

https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ Central Ohio – Wildlife District One State Wildlife Officers John Coffman and Matt Teders, assigned to Fayette and Madison counties, respectively, were notified that a landowner had located four beagles running near the roadway. The owner secured the dogs away from the road. Officer Coffman attempted to locate a number for the hunter whose …

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