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Environment

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December 11, 2017

But don't consider the world saved just yet

November 29, 2017

Insight into the disease’s ancient origins points toward the causes of the current epidemic

November 24, 2017

New evidence suggests an atmospheric bridge originating in Antarctica could have influenced global climate patterns during the last ice age

November 13, 2017

An amendment that gives a free pass to genetically modified crops causes legal turmoil

November 8, 2017

Scientists link a chemical frequently used to disperse spilled oil to wheezing, rashes and burning eyes in the recovery workers following the country's largest-ever spill.

October 9, 2017

As ice caps melt, microplastics are leaking into the water, for animals to eat

October 6, 2017

After Hurricane Harvey, factories nearby released unprecedented amounts of air emissions

September 6, 2017

Garbage disposals could pave the way for a zero-waste future if we can get over our fear of clogs

August 18, 2017

The hidden nuclear history of suburban Los Angeles

July 11, 2017

Sonali McDermid is worried about the planet’s food supply — and those seeking to eviscerate science

July 5, 2017

Brooklyn neighbors will soon be able to trade power directly — and there’s more to come

June 26, 2017

A minority in many ways, Erica Walker is determined to find how urban noise affects human health

June 14, 2017

Evidence that the Earth’s crust began as an unbroken shell raises a question: Can we really understand the past by looking at how things are now?

June 12, 2017

New online tools aim to save endangered animals, but experts say there are no easy shortcuts

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