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Global warming and an El Nino event are causing coral bleaching, putting reefs at risk worldwide. Continue reading →
Could a sudden volcano collapse create a wave over 50 stories high? Scientists think so. Continue reading →
Microorganisms found in worms are effective at biodegrading plastic and styrofoam, research reveals. Continue reading →
Nearly half of the edible seafood supply in the United States is wasted each year. Continue reading →
A warmer, wetter climate could also boost pollution from cities and farms draining into rivers, lakes and streams.
As small as a grain of sand, the tiny plastic beads are commonly used in personal care products -- and they're getting everywhere.
Satellite photos show Chinese island-builders are at it again. Continue reading →
A thin layer of bright green slime at the bottom of an Antarctic lake is giving scientists a glimpse at life on Earth 2.4 billion years ago.
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