Scientists may have devised a new way to detect tsunamis using existing undersea telecommunication lines.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is teaming up with Google to better display and analyze environmental data, including expanding its Science on a Sphere system (left).
The editor of the controversial journal Medical Hypotheses is resisting efforts by the publisher, Elsevier, to make the journal peer-reviewed. Elsevier is evaluating the future of the journal.
The Center for Biological Diversity wants California to protect the yellow-legged frog from invasive species and other threats.
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