December 1, 2021

Science

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The Cost of Saving a Drowning Town

This week, a group of scientists estimated the cost of saving just one small village in America’s Chesapeake Bay from rising sea levels, and another found evidence that Smilodon (aka the saber-toothed cat) actually helped take care of their own!

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