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Chemical Weathering-Hommocks Earth Science Department

Chemical Weathering Video Rating: / 5 In this 5-minute, 52-second video, scientists from NASA and University of Hawaii, in partnership the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, teamed up in February 2017 to study the health of coral reefs located around the Hawaiian Islands for the Hyperspectral InfraRed Imager (HyspIRI) airborne preparatory mission. Research divers and an

A river unleashed | Science News

Removing a dam involves more than impressive explosions. Releasing a river like Washington state’s Elwha transforms the landscape and restores important pathways for native fish. Read the full story at sciencenews.org: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/dam-demolition-lets-elwha-river-run-free Engineers built a pair of dams along the Elwha about a century ago to capture its waters and provide hydropower to a nearby

Looking ahead to 2017 | Science News

From CRISPR to Cassini, science stories on the horizon in 2017 won’t disappoint. We asked our intrepid beat writers what they’ll be looking forward to covering next year. Read more: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/science-news-writers-look-ahead-2017 Filming, Production & Editing Helen Thompson Additional Video & Images Physics Matt Heintze/Caltech/MIT/LIGO Lab Caltech/MIT/LIGO Lab ESO/Digital Sky Survey 2 CRISPR McGovern Institute for