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Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano shoots ash, lava
Apr 11, 2020

Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano shoots ash, lava

Indonesia’s Anak Krakatau volcano has spewed a column of ash 1,640 feet into the sky in the longest eruption since the explosive collapse of the island caused a deadly tsunami in 2018

Jan 9, 2020

Chinese report says illnesses may be from new coronavirus

Chinese state media say a preliminary investigation into recent cases of viral pneumonia has identified the possible cause as a new type of coronavirus

Aug 17, 2019

Thailand's lost baby dugong dies of shock, ingesting plastic

An 8-month-old dugong nurtured by marine experts after it was found lost near a beach in southern Thailand has died of what biologists believe was a combination of shock and ingesting plastic waste

May 8, 2019

Experimental surgery gains support as opioid deaths rise

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch

Apr 15, 2019

Death of rare turtle leaves 3 remaining in the world

A zoo in southern China says the only known female member of one of the world's rarest turtle species has died

Apr 12, 2019

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning triggered by Sulawesi quake

Indonesia's geophysics agency said it has ended a tsunami warning that was trigged by a strong earthquake east of Sulawesi island

Apr 12, 2019

Filipinos plan more diggings where new human species found

Archaeologists who discovered fossils from a human species that thrived more than 50,000 years ago in the northern Philippines plan more diggings and better protection of the caves where the remains were unearthed

Apr 11, 2019

2 busts in Singapore reveal 38,000 endangered pangolins lost

Singapore seizes record haul of more than 28 tons of pangolin scales belonging to 38,000 mammals, spurring calls for more protection by wildlife groups

Mar 29, 2019

Worsening air pollution reducing lifespans in Indonesia

Researchers say Indonesia's air quality has deteriorated from among the cleanest in the world to one of the most polluted over the past 2 decades, shaving 5 years from life expectancy in some regions

Mar 19, 2019

Asia bracing for destruction by alien pest: fall armyworms

Asia braces for destruction by alien pest: fall armyworms invade corn fields, turning cobs to mush

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