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Tackling Climate Change Is Key to Public Health

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Tackling Climate Change Is Key to Public Health

Source: US News & World Report/Alan Neuhauser - May 6, 2016

At Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in Memphis, amid the factories and food processing plants that dot the city, nearly half the admissions last year were caused by asthma. Across the country in Fresno County, emergency room visits for breathing problems spiked 400 percent as a wildfire tore across the region last summer, spewing smoke, ash more…

Columbian Sailor Rescued After Spending Two Months Adrift in the Pacific Ocean

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Columbian Sailor Rescued After Spending Two Months Adrift in the Pacific Ocean

Source: The Guardian/AP - May 6, 2016

A Colombian mariner has been rescued after surviving a two-month ordeal in the Pacific by eating fish and gulls to survive, the US coast guard more…

Deep Sea Microbes Key to Understanding Ocean’s Climate Change Feedback

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Deep Sea Microbes Key to Understanding Ocean’s Climate Change Feedback

Source: The Guardian/Howard Lee - May 6, 2016

Microbes are hardly the poster-children of climate change, but they have far more impact than polar bears on Earth’s carbon more…

Aussie Woman Rocks the Supermarket Trolley to Protect the Ocean

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Aussie Woman Rocks the Supermarket Trolley to Protect the Ocean

Source: The Daily Catch/Tim Horan - May 6, 2016

A lone surfer paddles across the surface of the glassy water, when something large rams into the underside of his board. I’m several yards from more…

Tackling Climate Change Is Key to Public Health

Photo: Les Haines/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Tackling Climate Change Is Key to Public Health

Source: US News & World Report/Alan Neuhauser - May 6, 2016

At Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in Memphis, amid the factories and food processing plants that dot the city, nearly half the admissions last year were more…

Riftia Pachyptila (Vent Worms)

Riftia Pachyptila (Vent Worms)

Source: One Species at a Time/Ari Daniel - May 6, 2016

Host Ari Daniel dives deep to discover a white worm as tall as your refrigerator that breathes through bright red feathery “lips.” This isn’t a more…

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The TerraMar Project Interviews Ian Urbina

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The TerraMar Project Interviews Ian Urbina

Source: The TerraMar Project - August 20, 2015

The TerraMar Project sat down with Ian Urbina (@ian_urbina), an investigative reporter for The New York Times, to discuss his series on lawlessness on more…

Ask Dr. Universe

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Ask Dr. Universe

Source: Washington State University - April 26, 2016

Why is the ocean salty? -Alysin, 10, Ruston, La.
Dear Alysin,

At first, I thought the answer to your question might take us deep into the more…

Rachel McAdams Shines Light on Ocean Noise Pollution in New Documentary

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Rachel McAdams Shines Light on Ocean Noise Pollution in New Documentary

Source: People/Lorina Lana - May 6, 2016

Rachel McAdams is shining a light on the disastrous effects of underwater noise pollution with her new documentary, Sonic Sound.

McAdams, who narrates the Disney Channel film, more…

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