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Scientists uncover geologic evidence of epic floods that tore through ancient landscapes.
Experts reconstruct the Great Hurricane of 1780 to help predict the risk of future storms.
Scientists hunt for a mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze.
How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?
What exactly went wrong in Flint—and what does it mean for the rest of the country?
At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.
Drill underground to see the treasures that power our world—today and into the future.