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Reuters: Storm Iota breaks up over El Salvador, major flood risk remains

Storm Iota unleashed flash floods in areas already waterlogged with rain, forcing more than 200,000 people across Central America to flee...

BBC: South Korea battles deadly floods and landslides

At least 15 people have died and more than 1,500 have been forced from their homes after torrential rain triggered floods and...

BBC: Assam: Fifty dead and two million hit by India monsoon floods

At least 50 people have been killed and more than two million affected by heavy monsoon flooding in the north-eastern Indian state...

CNN: China has just contained the coronavirus. Now it’s battling some of the worst floods in decades

Weeks of torrential rains have caused the worst flooding in China in recent decades, destroying the homes and livelihoods of millions of...

DATA BOOST TO BATTLE FLOODS

Thanks to the work of core faculty in its Disaster Research Center, the University of Delaware has become one of the leading...
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NPR: ‘How Fast Did T. rex Run?’ and other questions about dinosaurs examined in new book

What color were the dinosaurs? Watching the Jurassic Park movies, the answer seems clear: gray, brown or, at best, dull green.

Scientists identify key mechanism controlling skin regeneration

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REUTERS: SAVING THE SEQUOIAS

For millennia, giant sequoias – the largest trees on Earth – have resisted and relied on fire. But today's wildfires are far...

Study looks at food-buying behavior during different stages of the COVID-19 pandemic

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new study examines how Americans acquired food at various points during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how those activities changed over...