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Sun experiences seasonal changes, new research finds

April 2015SPACE WEATHER – The Sun undergoes a type of seasonal variability with its activity waxing and waning over the course of nearly two years, according to a new study by a team of researchers led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). 767 more words
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41 killed, as powerful storms slam Bangladesh – storms strike Haiti, killing 6

April 2015 BANGLADESH – At least 41 people were killed when powerful storms swept Bangladesh at the weekend and left a trail of devastation in the northwest, officials said Monday. 406 more words
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Potential new typhoon system may be developing over Pacific Ocean

 
April 2015MANILA – The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) is monitoring another weather disturbance which could further intensify into a typhoon. 146 more words
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Mystery earth-shaking booms rattle central N.J. residents

April 2015NEW JERSEY – Mysterious, earth-shaking booms have been reported in recent weeks by dozens of Bordentown and Hamilton residents, and authorities are at a loss to explain them. 474 more words
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Scientists at Large Hadron Collider hope to make contact with parallel universe in days

 
March 2015GENEVA – The staggeringly complex LHC ‘atom smasher’ at the CERN centre in Geneva, Switzerland, will be fired up to its highest energy levels ever in a bid to detect – or even create – miniature black holes. 422 more words
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46: Volcanic eruption slows at Costa Rica's Turrialba Volcano

March 2015COSTA RICA – Volcanic eruptions have slowed at the Turrialba volcano in Costa Rica. Last week’s eruptions spread ash across parts of Costa Rica, forced the cancellation of schools in the Turrialba area and temporarily closed Costa Rica’s main airport. 60 more words
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Blizzard of 2015 blankets portions of US Northeast with a meter of snow

January 2015NORTHEAST – The Blizzard of 2015 might have been a disappointment for New York, but it will go down in the record books for eastern Massachusetts after as much as 36 inches of snow fell between Monday and Tuesday, making it the snowiest storm on record in Worcester, Mass., and the snowiest January storm for Boston. 237 more words
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