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TIMBER  A scientist cuts into an ancient pine tree in Mongolia to examine its rings, which are offering new insights into the region’s past climate.

snowy house in Boston

ARCTIC BLAST  A new study finds a strong correlation between Arctic warming and heavy snowfall in the northeastern United States, such as this March 13 storm that struck Boston.

peatland fire in Indonesia

SMOKE SIGNALS  Peatland fires in Riau Province, Indonesia, burned in August 2016, releasing stored carbon into the atmosphere. Climate change and agriculture are putting peatlands at risk.

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