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Shaping Cape Cod

Earth Observer - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:44


Winds and wave refraction give the area around Provincetown a distinctive hook shape.

Watching the Rivers Flow on Greenland

Earth Observer - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:44


A summer field campaign examines the hydrology of the water streaming across the top of the ice sheet.

Signs of Katrina Linger in the Marshes

Earth Observer - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:44


Ten years after the storm made landfall, a record of Katrina’s fury remains in the marshes surrounding Delacroix.

Mad River Complex, California

Earth Observer - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:44


After burning for almost a month, this wildfire complex in northwest California was 65 percent contained.

Typhoons Goni and Atsani

Earth Observer - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:44


Two typhoons spun over the western North Pacific near Japan.

Sea Level Rise Hits Home at NASA

Earth Observer - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:44


Sea level rise is not just an academic concern for NASA satellites and scientists. With two-thirds of its infrastructure and assets situated on the coast, the agency has first-hand experience with the effects of rising waters.

Obama to rename tallest U.S. peak

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:36
To hear the White House describe Alaska, the state has become the canary in the climate change coal mine, complete with raging wildfires, accelerating ice melt in the arctic, vanishing glaciers and whole villages forced to relocate away from rising seas.









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Slain reporter's dad: 'We cannot be intimidated'

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:25
It's been less than a week since murder set their lives onto a new course, into roles they never wanted to take on and into a battle they never planned to fight.









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Seen on Mars: Skull, squirrel, mermaid

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:24










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Bush: Trump's 'not realistic' on immigration

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:06
On Sunday, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush once again went after Donald Trump head on, taking aim at the front-runner's policy proposals for dealing with immigration.









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Cop: 'Eye contact'? Pull over

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 18:01
When a police officer in Dayton, Ohio, handed John Felton a warning for a traffic signal violation, Felton asked whether was stopped for something besides having out-of-state plates, according to a video of the conversation posted on Facebook.









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'Les Mis' actor, 21, dies

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 17:28










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'Hannibal's' end: Five shockers

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:49
Bryan Fuller, executive producer of NBC's "Hannibal," finds it "pretty remarkable" that his show actually was a broadcast network series.









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4'11" runner stands tall at marathon

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:46
Track and field world champions come in all shapes and sizes from the towering height of Usain Bolt to the diminutive 4 foot 11 inch (1.51m) Mare Dibaba, who took gold for Ethiopia in the women's marathon Sunday









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See the photos of the attempted arrest

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:46










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Neurologist Oliver Sacks dies

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 2015-08-30 16:35
Acclaimed author and neurologist Oliver Sacks, who wrote about his battle with cancer, died early Sunday, his long-time collaborator, Kate Edgar, confirmed. He was 82.









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