About Earth Current*

This service is designed to keep staff informed about research and news in the arena of science and the environment. The Earth Current is published twice weekly, on Tuesday and Friday mornings; its availability is announced on the Inside NGS home page. Topics covered will include archaeology & paleontology, environment, exploration & adventure, medicine and health, natural disasters, weather, and climate; peoples & cultures, people & places in the news; plants & animals; science & technology, and space.

Most hypertext links in these digests link to full-text of news releases, wire stories, and news and magazine articles on the Web. Some sites require free-registration. Some require a user ID and password.

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* Formerly the Science Digest