Robert Young

Nov. 01, 2013

Hurricane Sandy Recovery, One Year Later

A year after Hurricane Sandy, differing visions for the coastline of tomorrow.

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Jan. 25, 2013

Shoring Up the Nation's Crumbling Coastlines

Can beaches be rebuilt to face fiercer storms and rising seas? Is there even enough sand to do it?

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\tWinter weather means more than sledding and snowmen. Next snowstorm, grab a magnifying glass and try snowflake hunting. Bullet rosettes, stellar plates, and capped columns are just a few of the varieties of snow crystal you can find in your backyard. Kenneth Libbrecht, physicist at Caltech and snowflake expert, shares secrets of the snowflake.

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