U.K. Panel Mostly Vindicates Climate Scientists
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Atom Smasher Sets New Record
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Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva celebrate after the particle accelerator started smashing protons at record energies earlier today. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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World's Largest Atom Smasher Breaks Record
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Haiti's Geology Slowly Giving Up Its Secrets
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Do Big Quakes Increase Global Seismic Activity?
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Workers rest in front of the cooling towers of a coal-fired power plant in Dadong, China. Such plants are a major contributor to carbon dioxide emissions. Andy Wong/AP hide caption

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For Developing Nations, Exports Boost CO2 Emissions
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Oddball Amoebas Sprout Arms When Stressed
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The earthquake that rocked Chile was powerful enough to damage a highway near Santiago — and even to shift the location of the Earth's rotation pole. Carlos Espinoza/AP hide caption

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How The Chilean Quake Moved An Entire Planet
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Chile's Buckling Part Of Earthquake Belt
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15 minutes outside of Port-au-Prince, along the shoulder of National Road 2, a sign from the Department of Tourism instructs people not to throw garbage. But this site has now become a makeshift dump, where rubble from the Jan. 12 earthquake is piled as far as the eye can see. Richard Harris/NPR hide caption

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Planning For Haiti's Future Presents Many Challenges
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A 60-mile-long iceberg known as B9B, right, crashes into the Mertz Glacier Tongue, left, in the Australian Antarctic Territory on Saturday. The collision created a new 48-mile-long iceberg. AP Photo/Commonwealth of Australia hide caption

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Haitians Flee Capital, Rural Areas Have Little To Offer
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U.N. Eyes Improving Sanitation In Haiti's Capital
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Haiti Considers Future Quakes While Rebuilding
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