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Evidence Of Ancient Rainforests Found In Antarctica

(CNN) - Rainforests in Antarctica? Researchers say that may have been the case tens of millions of years ago. According to a study published on Wednesday in the journal Nature; there is evidence that Antarctica supported a swampy rainforest…

NASA: Human Activities Are Drying Out The Amazon

(CNN) - The Amazon rainforest is drying out because of human activities, and it could increase the risk of fires. That's a warning from NASA, which has been analyzing the atmosphere above the Amazon over the past 20 years.…

Chocolate Extinct by 2050 Due to Climate Change?

(CNN) - Chocolate could become a thing of the past, and it's all due to climate change. Scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are predicting that cacao plants are likely to go extinct as early as 2050. The…