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Global warming may be responsible for blooms of phytoplankton in Arctic sea

Researchers have warned that massive blooms of phytoplankton that have recently been found growing under the Arctic Sea may become more prevalent in the future, which could cause significant disrup

Southern California beaches facing severe damage due to rising sea levels: USGS

Rising sea levels will severely damage 31 to 67 per cent of Southern California beaches by the end of this century, according to a new study.

Amazon announces future plans for loss making Quidsi unit

Online retailer Amazon has announced massive layoffs and other spending cuts at Quidsi, the parent company of diapers.com and other online ventures.

NASA testing origami-inspired robot scout for Mars missions

U.S. space agency NASA has confirmed that it is testing an origami-inspired scout robot called Pop-Up Flat Folding Explorer Robot (PUFFER), which will be used to explore the surface of Mars.

Nintendo Switch enjoying successful rollout

The Nintendo Switch is enjoying a successful rollout, as evident from the fact that the new console has already sold more than 1.5 million units globally.

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