Undergraduates described a culture of sharing notes and materials for a course that once had a reputation for being easy, but whose tests had become confusing.
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In 30 years of fighting poachers, Paul Onyango had never seen anything like this. Twenty-two dead elephants, including several very young ones, clumped together on the open savannah, many killed by a single bullet to the top of the head.
This summer has seen record heat waves and wildfires in the U.S, the worst flooding in Beijing’s modern history, and droughts that devastated the U.S. corn crop and led India to set up “refugee camps” for livestock. These extreme events were not freak occurrences – this is how the Earth works now.
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Rather than rely on petroleum for creating plastics, Hong Kong researchers extracted succinic acid from cookies and croissants.