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By Creating Habitats For Monarch Butterflies In Cities, Scientists Hope To Save Them

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A new report finds that 2017 was one of the hottest years ever recorded. Here, a man dives into the sea in Istanbul in July 2017 during a heat wave that caused record temperatures in much of Turkey. Yasin Akgul/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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New technologies and a changing climate are altering the way apples are grown in places like New York's Hudson Valley and across the country. Jake Rajs/Getty Images hide caption

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A Few More Bad Apples: As The Climate Changes, Fruit Growing Does, Too

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A woman uses a portable fan to cool herself in Tokyo on Tuesday as Japan suffers from a heat wave. Scientists say extreme weather events will likely happen more often as the planet gets warmer. Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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When The Weather Is Extreme, Is Climate Change To Blame?

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President Trump, pictured with his children Eric, Ivanka and Donald Jr. in January 2017, said Thursday on Twitter that "I won't settle this case!" Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Macedonia will now be named Republic of North Macedonia after its prime minister reached an agreement with his Greek counterpart. A monument to Alexander the Great is seen in the center of Skopje on Sunday. Robert Atanasovski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Federal Communications Commission rollback of net neutrality went into effect today. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai championed the move, while commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel opposed it. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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CNN said of chef and TV host Anthony Bourdain: "His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink, and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller." Rich Fury/Invision/AP hide caption

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