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The storms in the northwestern Pacific have become stronger over the past two decades, and may increase in intensity as the planet warms in the next century.
Enceladus, one of Saturn's smaller moons, may have a subsurface ocean at least the size of the U.S.' Lake Superior in its southern hemisphere.

An inquiry into mysterious elk deaths in Wyoming, a profile of a largely unknown black chemist who was a pioneer in the synthesis of medicinal drugs from plants, and a look at the merits of telling children they are smart are among the winners of the 2007 AAAS Science Journalism Awards from the American Association for the Advancement of Science.