New research suggests that every U.S. state could be affected by rising sea levels.
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This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. Some things you toss in the trash will have a longer life span on this planet than you will ― and that's not good news for the environment. Americans...
Pick on someone your own size.
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Three climbers died on Mount Everest on Sunday, and a fourth is missing.
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This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. Roughly 3,000 miles from any major population center, there's an uninhabited island in the eastern Pacific Ocean that, curiously, has the highest dens...
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Flooding caused by climate change has hit the Global Seed Vault, which holds samples of the world's seeds in the event of an apocalyptic catastrophe. The seeds weren't damaged, but the entryway of the...
Land clearing is out of control.
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In a refugee camp in the Sahara desert, one man is making homes more durable in the face of tough weather conditions ― and he's using trash to do it. Tateh Lehbib Breica, a Sahrawi refugee living in a...
But the nation's Ministry of Energy has poured cold water on the idea.
Queensland is showing us how.
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Bad for people's health, bad for the economy, bad for the reef, bad for everything.
This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. The oceans are teeming with plastic trash: shopping bags, water bottles, old toothbrushes, and much more. By 2020, there will bemore plastic than fish...
From big bananas to coffee cups, nothing is off limits for Craig Reucassel.