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Scientists discover the secret to breaking down plastic: Beeswax-eating worms

By Erica Cirino Federica Bertocchini is a developmental biologist at the University of Cantabria in Spain. Most days she can be found dressed in a white coat working on experiments in her lab. But in her spare time… Read More
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Pesky plastic: The true harm of microplastics in the oceans

By Carl Safina and Jessica Perelman Pollution is evidently a major concern when talking about environmental protection in light of human development, but waste that ends up in the oceans is oftentimes overlooked. This is in part because many people… Read More
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PBS documentary “Rachel Carson,” featuring Linda Lear, premiers

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