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Last Build Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000


From bad air to birth defects, 5 hidden risks of slashing the EPA.

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Fifty former officials of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are firing back in a lengthy analysis that details, program by program, what amounts to a starvation diet for the EPA.

Want to end TB? Diagnose and treat all forms of the disease.

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Tuberculosis transmitted from animals to humans is a growing concern in poor countries.

Diet, including eating less beef, dropped Americans’ carbon emissions by 9%.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

A decline in carbon-intensive foods like beef and orange juice has shrunk individuals' carbon footprints between 2005 and 2014.

‘it’s not your fault’: Researchers confirm cancer is often random.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

About two-thirds of the genetic mutations that lead to cancer happen simply because of random errors made as cells divide and not because of diet, chemicals or inherited genes, the team at Johns Hopkins University said.

More than two-thirds of cancer mutations are due to random DNA copying errors, study says.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Genes and the environment seem to be responsible for fewer mutations than chance.

A roadmap for rapid decarbonization.

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Emissions inevitably approach zero with a "carbon law."

Tomorrow’s menu: Termites, grass and synthetic milk.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The population is set to rise by 2.5 billion in three decades. We have plenty of ingenious ideas about how to keep us all fed, but will they be too tough to swallow?

New vaccine could slow disease that kills 600 children a day.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

A lower-cost vaccine provides strong protection against rotavirus, a diarrheal disease, and could be particularly useful in poorer countries, researchers said.

A groundbreaking study on the dangers of ‘microplastics’ may be unraveling.

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Accusations of research fraud roil a tight-knit community of ecologists.

The Trump administration’s attack on the Chesapeake Bay.

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The last, best hope to revive the estuary is now imperiled.

Americans ate 19 percent less beef from ’05 to ’14, report says.

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The last decade or so has brought ample evidence that Americans are gradually changing their diets, driven by health concerns and other factors.

New Zealand cross-party report maps out climate change scenarios.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The number of animals reared for food will have to drop substantially if New Zealand wants to meet a goal of zero carbon emissions by 2050, a report says.

Union chief strikes back at the ‘insanity’ of Trump’s budget cuts at the EPA.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

John O’Grady, head of the employees’ union at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, rips into the Trump administration for its budget-slashing proposal that he says is aimed at destroying the agency that safeguards the nation’s air and water.

Want to eat fish that’s truly good for you? Here are some guidelines to reeling one in.

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

For optimizing health benefits, the best seafood choices are those high in omega-3s and low in mercury.

More smoothies, less soda as college athletic departments focus on nutrition.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

On game day, on the road and year-round, the traditionally calorie-heavy and unhealthy diets of athletes are undergoing a metamorphosis.

Burrowing under luminous ice to retrieve mussels.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

When the winter tide goes out on a northern Canadian bay, some Inuit clamber into the ice caves below to harvest fresh food.

New California bill could be first in nation to require food dye labeling.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

With an estimated 38,000 California children suffering behavioral impacts from eating synthetic food dyes, a state senator hopes his bill will do what the federal government won’t.

Hampton Roads treating wastewater till it’s good enough to return to aquifer.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Rebuilding depleted drinking water supply could also reduce rate of sea level rise, slash pollution.

Trump budget would gut EPA programs tackling climate change and pollution.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Dozens of programs that deal with climate change, pollution clean-ups and energy efficiency would be wiped out by by the Trump administration’s budget, which seeks to demolish parts of the Environmental Protection Agency.

BPA-free? Substitutions mimic hormones on breast cancer cells., BPA-free? Substitutions mimic hormones in breast cancer cells.

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Six popular BPA alternatives all mimic estrogen in breast cancer cells; three of them more so than BPA itself, according to new research.