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$300 Billion War Beneath the Street: Fighting to Replace America’s Water Pipes

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:01:41 -0500

Two powerful industries, plastic and iron, are locked in a lobbying war over the estimated $300 billion that local governments will spend on water pipes over the next decade.

Flint Mayor, Ushered in to Fix Water Crisis, Now Faces Recall

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 02:30:13 -0500

Mayor Karen Weaver says Flint has made progress, and she blames racism and sexism for the recall. Opponents accuse her of corruption and incompetence.

Corals May Have a Taste for Dangerous Plastic

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 10:45:50 -0500

In lab experiments, the organisms that make up reefs were observed nibbling on a confetti of broken down plastic fragments, and they seemed to be choosy.

Climate Change Is Bad for Your Health

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 19:32:13 -0500

A leading medical journal warns that the impact of planetary warming on human well-being is “far worse than previously understood.”

Rebuilding After Sandy: One Brick at a Time

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 12:38:17 -0500

Those affected by Hurricane Sandy five years ago shared how the storm changed their lives physically, emotionally and financially, and how they've pushed forward since.

The Weekly Health Quiz: Weight, Brains and Brawn

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 06:00:38 -0500

Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

Arsenic Reductions in Drinking Water Tied to Fewer Cancer Deaths

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:39:05 -0500

Researchers estimate that a new government rule resulted in 200 to 900 fewer lung and bladder cancers and 50 fewer skin cancers annually.

‘Like Going Back in Time’: Puerto Ricans Put Survival Skills to Use

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 05:00:28 -0500

Using generators, rationing and even bonfires, Puerto Ricans have had to get creative to survive weeks without power or regular water and food after Hurricane Maria.

Alexis Rockman Portrays the Great Lakes in Glory and Decline

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 05:00:26 -0500

The Great Lakes Cycle is made up of five oil, alkyd and acrylic paintings that depict environmental issues affecting the lakes. The exhibition is traveling around the country.

Would You Like My Car to Make You Some Water?

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:38:40 -0500

Engineers are finding ways to have cars do much more than take us from Point A to Point B — including producing and dispensing water.