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In the 1970s, the Earth’s ozone layer came under attack. More than 30 years later, the ozone layer's future is looking a lot brighter! 

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The feminization of fish is a problem that has been observed around the globe in freshwater and marine systems. What does this mean and why is it happening?

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In 1945, five Navy Avengers set out for a routine training session off the Florida coast and never returned. Since then, the public has been intrigued by the mysterious triangle-shaped area in the Atlantic Ocean capable of swallowing ships and planes.

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In early January, an airport in Florida temporarily closed its busiest runway to re-paint its numbers and update signage. The reason why? To account for the wandering magnetic north.

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What happens when fashion philosophy and environmental sustainability collide? The answer is sustainable fashion.

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 Wind is essential to pull a kiteboard through the waves (see photo above), but what exactly is wind, and how is it created?

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Rain falls to the ground when watervapour in the atmosphere forms droplets heavy enough to fall to earth.

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In summer and fall, tropical bodies of water have been warmed by the sun and store fantastic amounts of energy as heat. Tropical cyclones use that energy as their driving power... but what starts the engine?

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The Earth's magnetic field is just like a bar magnet, which explains its effect on other planets.

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What is sustainable seafood? With an industry as huge as seafood, what can you do as an individual to make sure your favourite fish dish will be around for the next generation to enjoy?

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