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Image of the Day: Sea Turtle Rescue

By The Scientist Staff | February 7, 2018

Biologists in Florida rounded up more than 1,000 sea turtles when they were threatened by a cold snap in January.

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image: Opinion: The Flood Reduction Benefits of Wetlands

Opinion: The Flood Reduction Benefits of Wetlands

By Michael W. Beck and Siddharth Narayan | August 31, 2017

Conservationists and the insurance industry team up to model the economic benefits of marshes during hurricanes.

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image: Flooding in Texas Blocks Researchers from Campuses

Flooding in Texas Blocks Researchers from Campuses

By Kerry Grens | August 28, 2017

Marine Science Institute on the Gulf experiences damage; “rideout teams” keep watch over animals and facilities. 

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image: Opinion: Predicting Perfect Storms

Opinion: Predicting Perfect Storms

By Magali Haas | October 30, 2013

On embracing technology and collaboration to tackle brain disorders like multiple sclerosis

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image: Heat Waves May Promote IBD Flares

Heat Waves May Promote IBD Flares

By Tracy Vence | August 13, 2013

Higher temperatures are associated with an uptick in inflammatory bowel disease-related hospital admissions.

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image: Bacteria Are Blowing in the Wind

Bacteria Are Blowing in the Wind

By Sabrina Richards | January 28, 2013

New work shows that bacteria reach miles into the atmosphere, bolstering the notion that microbes can affect precipitation and cloud formation.

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image: Hurricane Sandy Blows Through

Hurricane Sandy Blows Through

By Jef Akst | October 30, 2012

Floods, downed trees, and power outages greet the East Coast this morning.

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