Midwest Farmers Using Cover Crops Take Small Yield Hit

Midwest Farmers Using Cover Crops Take Small Yield Hit

Although cover crops have significant environmental benefits, researchers found that they hinder yields on corn and soybean fields.

Published Jan 26, 2023

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Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf Finally Breaks

Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf Finally Breaks

A long-watched rift has spawned an iceberg about twice the size of New York City.

Published Jan 25, 2023

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Floodwater Reaches Australia’s Channel Country

Floodwater Reaches Australia’s Channel Country

After several weeks of heavy rainfall in northern Queensland, the water has worked its way south.

Published Jan 24, 2023

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Mysteries Remain About Bahama Whiting Events

Mysteries Remain About Bahama Whiting Events

Researchers used satellite imagery to reveal where and when the discolored patches of water appeared between 2003 and 2020 and found a puzzling temporary increase in events in some areas.

Published Jan 23, 2023

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Rio Grande, Meet the Gulf of Mexico

Rio Grande, Meet the Gulf of Mexico

Colorful waterways and wetlands are visible along the river that defines a portion of the U.S.-Mexico border.

Published Jan 22, 2023

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