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Five years ago, author and journalist Simon Winchester published a book about the Atlantic Ocean.

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Five years ago, author and journalist Simon Winchester published a book about the Atlantic Ocean.

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For decades, scientists at Exxon knew the Earth's climate was warming, and the oil giant made business decisions based on their predictions.

Did Exxon Deceive the World about Global Warming?

For decades, scientists at Exxon knew the Earth's climate was warming, and the oil giant made business decisions based on their predictions.

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A rare trembler centered in Virginia yesterday rattled nerves up and down the East Coast.  The  5.8 earthquake  frightened many people who've never experienced a quake and caused a…

The Earth Moves on the East Coast

A rare trembler centered in Virginia yesterday rattled nerves up and down the East Coast.  The 5.8 earthquake frightened many people who've never experienced a quake and caused a…

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