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The scientific community is mobilizing to save research hit by Harvey

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is home to over two million people, some will be left homeless in the aftermath of . It’s also home to multiple major research institutions, many of which took heavy hits from the storm. Houston scientists study everything from to the movements of the planets, and after checking in on family and friends, some also checked in on their labs—where water-damaged equipment, floods, and power outages mean losing ground on critical experiments, or losing

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