August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Warmer Soil Releasing More Carbon, Worsening Climate Change

WASHINGTON (AP) – Even the dirt on the ground is making climate change worse, a new study finds.  Plants capture massive amounts of carbon, pumping it into the soil where usually it stays for hundreds or thousands of years.  More...

Food Safety Training For Organizations

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Deep Origin Of Rare Blue Diamonds Revealed In Their Flaws

WASHINGTON (AP) – Blue diamonds –like the Smithsonian’s famous Hope diamond –are the rarest of all and how they formed more than a billion years ago is a bit of a mystery. More...

Today In History

Nixon’s Resignation Takes Effect In 1974

Today is Thursday, Aug. 9, the 221st day of 2018. There are 144 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 9, 1974, Vice President Gerald R. More...