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Here's something to meditate about. Yoga pants, and other clothes made from common synthetic materials, are causing the world's oceans to fill up with minuscule pieces of plastic known as microfibers,...
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75 people have been killed and tens of thousands are homeless.
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Vets said the turtle suffered blood poisoning after consuming the coins that had been tossed by Thai tourists.
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The South American polka dot tree frog gives off an “intense greenish-blue glow” under UV light, scientists say.
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The 35-year-old's aluminium dinghy was found empty.
And climate change could be to blame.
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These are the fruits and veggies that contain the most pesticide residue.
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Some communities have been cut off for days.
A compelling photo series is challenging the way that humans look at and understand wild animals kept in captivity. Photographer Sheng Wen Lo, who is from Taiwan but based in the Netherlands, began ta...
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Vultures are so important for the survival of our ecosystems.
RIZHAO, China ― Facing South Korea across the Yellow Sea and beyond that peninsula, Japan, this resort town takes its name from an old poem — ri chu xian zhao, or "first to get sunshine." These...
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Thousands are stranded de to flooding.
Our nation must make a transition to cleaner renewable energy.
This cutie is ready for her close up.