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Texas Toughens Ban on Medication-by-Mail Abortions

Texas Toughens Ban on Medication-by-Mail Abortions

Texas Toughens Ban on Medication-by-Mail Abortions Ashley Lopez, Kaiser Health News Texas already had the most restrictive abortion laws in the U.S.—and they just got tougher. On Wednesday, a new law took effect that adds penalties of jail time and a fine of up to $10,000 for anyone who prescribes pills for medication abortions through…

New Clues Emerge on Antarctic Ocean Climate Riddle

New Clues Emerge on Antarctic Ocean Climate Riddle

New Clues Emerge on Antarctic Ocean Climate Riddle Chelsea Harvey, E&E News The vast, turbulent Southern Ocean circling Antarctica has an unexpected claim to fame: It’s one of the planet’s most important natural climate tools. Like all the world’s oceans, it draws carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and into the water. But…