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Dolphins have always liked the warm Mediterranean. Why are some of them now swimming around the Baltic Sea and playing with boats in northern Germany?

November 16, 2007
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The rising sea is eating away at Copacabana and Ipanema—Brazil's most famous beaches.

November 16, 2007
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Deadly seismic forces are on display at the Anak Krakatau volcano, which erupted this week. Several Indonesian volcanoes have acted up recently.

November 9, 2007
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A Swiss adventurer is taking his solar-powered car on a world tour to promote conservation. His latest stop is in India.

November 07, 2007
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The Adriatic Sea 'plays' a giant Croatian organ. The instrument's designer was inspired by the sounds of the water meeting land.

November 06, 2007
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Endangered whooping cranes bred in captivity must be taught to fly south. Once the birds learn the route from Wisconsin to Florida, they remember it.

November 06, 2007
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King Tut's mummy was moved to a high-tech glass case on November 4, 2007, the first time the famous pharaoh has ever been publicly displayed.

November 4, 2007
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A flatbed trailer hauled a medieval church to its new home in eastern Germany. The technically ambitious move has cleared the original site for mining.

November 01, 2007
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Which island destinations are succumbing to tourism overkill, and which are wearing well? Experts weighed in on 111 hot spots for a new survey.

October 31, 2007
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Sorry, Da Vinci Code buffs—still no whiskers to be found on the Apostle John (Mary Magalene?), even in the hair-raisingly precise 16-billion-pixel image.

October 30, 2007
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Astronauts install a solar panel on the International Space Station and consider extending their mission.

October 30, 2007
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Japan's young and old dress up and decorate for Halloween. Retailers order their Halloween supplies months in advance.

October 30, 2007
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Ghosts are said to haunt a centuries-old South African castle fortification. The military still uses the structure, which is now open to the public.

October 29, 2007
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Astronauts enter a new module they have attached to the International Space Station. They conduct a second space walk and plan for a third.

October 29, 2007
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The space shuttle Discovery launched Tuesday from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on a mission to expand the International Space Station.

October 23, 2007

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