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Updates on the coronavirus pandemic
Billions of T. rex likely roamed the Earth, paleontologists report
What it’s like to kayak the most dangerous Great Lake
Andean glaciers are melting, reshaping centuries-old Indigenous rituals
Offshore wind is poised to take off in the U.S.—but it won’t be easy
Groundbreaking effort launched to decode whale language
NASA Mars helicopter makes history as first vehicle to fly on another planet
NASA Mars helicopter makes history as first vehicle to fly on another planet
Archaeologists discover mysterious monument hidden in plain sight
Archaeologists discover mysterious monument hidden in plain sight

Travel

Explore Alaska’s Wild Wonders
Explore Alaska’s Wild Wonders
Experience the Magic of the Galápagos
Experience the Magic of the Galápagos
Explore America’s National Parks
Explore America’s National Parks

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What it’s like to kayak the most dangerous Great Lake
Ecotourism could help the ‘Amazon of North America’ recover. Here’s how.
Sylvia Earle and marine scientists work to protect our oceans’ ecosystem.
Up close with Rwanda's wildlife
Why bad trips can make for great stories

May 2021 Issue

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Here’s how whales sing, from yaps to fin slaps
Here’s how whales sing, from yaps to fin slaps
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In This Issue

Why we’re optimistic we can save our oceans
He found the Titanic, but for Robert Ballard the search never ends
Eye-catching abstract photos reveal mining’s scars on our planet
They spent 28 days under the sea—and found another Earth
See Iceberg Alley, where huge icebergs are driven by sea currents

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