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Tiny plastic debris is accumulating far beneath the ocean surface

Vast swathes of litter floating on the ocean, like the great Pacific garbage patch, may just be the tip of the trash heap.Divers have...

Why a V-shaped plane may make a whole lot of sense

tA new partnership between the Delft University of Technology and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has been announced along with a plan for a striking...

How one fern hoards toxic arsenic in its fronds and doesn’t...

The Chinese brake fern looks unassuming. But Pteris vittata has a superpower: It sucks up arsenic, tucks the toxic metal away in its fronds...

Plastic in the North Atlantic has tripled since the 1960s

This article was created in partnership with the National Geographic Society.In 1957 it was a piece of trawling twine commonly used for fishing. In...

EU lawmakers back ban on single-use plastics, set standard for world

STRASBOURG (Reuters) - Single-use plastic items such as straws, forks and knives as well as cotton buds will be banned in the European Union...

EPA giving oil companies the OK to dump fracking chemicals into...

( Natural News) TheEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) seems to make the wrong decision at every turn when it comes to protecting...

New study finds that 100 PERCENT of sea turtles have plastics...

( Natural News) The next time you come across a sea turtle in the wild, remember that there are pieces of...

Trump EPA’s pollution, waste reduction numbers are lowest in a decade

The pounds of pollutants and waste that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reduced under the Trump administration are at their lowest levels in...

Russian Startup Wants to Put Ads in Low-Earth Orbit to Ruin...

Will there be no end to people trying to muck up the night sky? Around this time last year it was a disco ball...

National parks face years of damage from government shutdown

National parks are America's public lands, but right now they're America's trashcans.That's because the U.S. federal government, embattled over funding for a border wall,...