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Scientists report sexual harassment at field sites

courtesy of Brooke Scelza

In a stark paper published Wednesday, most respondents reported they had personally experienced sexual harassment.

Seagulls flew above Plymouth Harbor as the moon rose Friday.

First of three ‘supermoons’ is seen

Today’s full moon took place at 7:25 a.m. and appeared to be unusually big.

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Broad Institute receives $650 million mental research gift

The biomedical research institute in Cambridge announced that it had received the biggest gift for psychiatric research ever given.

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World breaks monthly heat record 2 times in a row

All 12 of the world’s monthly heat records have been set after 1997, more than half in the last decade.

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