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August 22. Earth Overshoot Day marking the date when humanity has exhausted nature’s budget for the year.
A small but evolving dent in Earth’s magnetic field can cause big headaches for satellites.
An exploding star (supernova) about 65 light-years away may have caused mass extinction on Earth, 359 million years ago.
Since the Industrial Revolution, humans have released over 1.5 trillion tonnes of carbon dioxide or CO2 into the earth’s atmosphere.
Earth’s rotation stabilized on the night sky. Most time-lapse videos of the night sky show the stars and sky moving above a steady Earth. Here,
New maps unveiled the size of Earth’s ‘lost’ 8th Continent Zealandia, and is nearly 2 million square miles (5 million square kilometers).
Nearly a fifth of the Earth’s ocean floor has now been mapped, with the new data equating to an area twice the size of Australia.
Researchers conduct first simultaneous analysis of hundreds of earthquakes to identify echoes from features deep inside Earth.
The ‘Arecibo Message’ was broadcast from Earth in 1974, towards the globular star cluster M13.