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Beautiful but deadly, Italy's Stromboli offers more than just a fiery peak

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Making critical habitat more difficult to establish hurts all threatened and endangered species, but some midnight decisions could be more harmful to particular animals

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What does it mean to say goodbye from a distance—through a hazmat suit, via Zoom, or by text message?

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Did you ever wish you could fly? This man's been doing it for more than 20 years

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“Africa is the homeland of the turtle, yet they are totally overlooked here,” says conservationist Tomas Diagne

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It may be obscure, but it's a captivating place for those with the skill and stamina to venture into its depths

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Photos chronicle Washington as the capital city weathered a deadly pandemic, protests against racial injustice, unfounded claims of election fraud and an insurrection

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A pair of crabeater seals nap on floating ice in Antarctica

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"Everyone is safe and now we are descending to lower camps. We will update more"

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"The ascent highlights a new generation of Indigenous climbers who are succeeding on ambitious high-altitude climbs relying on sponsorships, social media, and GoFundMe pages to finance their efforts rather than just carrying loads for commercial expeditions"

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Today a team of 10 Nepali climbers reached the summit of K2, the world’s second-highest mountain, in a historic first winter

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Wels catfish target endangered and commercially important migratory fish whose European populations are already in serious decline

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Although this Civil War relic has been denounced as a hate symbol, it remains popular among white supremacists and Southerners who claim it as their heritage

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Like other species, humans are the products of millions of years of adaptation. Now we're taking matters into our own hands

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If recent calculations about the remnants of sunlike stars are correct, everything will end with a series of bangs and then a whimper

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Oak Flat, a site in considered holy to the Apache in Arizona, is set to be traded to a British and Australian mining company

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The country has seen turbulent lame-duck periods before. Which ones were the most frenzied?

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Meanwhile, President-elect Joe Biden announced his incoming administration’s proposal for a $1.9-trillion COVID-19 rescue plan, which includes $20 billion to mount a national vaccination program

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Global #COVID19 deaths crested 2 million on Friday, and officials warned that the number of deaths could rise to new highs in January from holiday visiting

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