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Plastic trash in the ocean is a global problem, and the...

Matthew Savoca, Stanford University; Anna Robuck, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Lauren Kashiwabara, University of the Pacific

Wild weather: 4 essential reads about tornadoes and thunderstorms

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Springtime in the U.S. is frequently a season for thunderstorms, which can spawn tornadoes. These...

Hundreds of fish species, including many that humans eat, are consuming...

Alexandra McInturf, University of California, Davis and Matthew Savoca, Stanford University Trillions of barely visible pieces of plastic are...

Is burning trash a good way to handle it? Waste incineration...

Ana Baptista, The New School Burning trash has a long history in the United States, and municipal solid waste incinerators have sparked resistance in many...

Is burning trash a good way to handle it? Waste incineration...

Ana Baptista, The New School Burning trash has a long history in the United States, and municipal solid waste incinerators have sparked resistance in many...

Plastic bag bans can backfire if consumers just use other plastics...

Rebecca Taylor, University of Sydney Governments are increasingly banning the use of plastic products, such as carryout bags, straws, utensils and microbeads. The goal is...

It’s too soon to call 3D printing a green technology

Reid Lifset, Yale University; Martin Baumers, University of Nottingham, and Timothy Gutowski, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Over the past decade 3D printing has captured the...

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By Steffen Böhm, University of Essex and Aanka Batta, University of Essex Another month, another important UN climate change conference. The latest is in Lima,...