China has stopped accepting recycling from other nations — and that's a problem
April 20, 2018, 3:18 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The ban has sent the flow of recyclables into a tailspin.
This accidental discovery could help solve our plastic pollution crisis
April 17, 2018, 2:11 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Researchers working with an enzyme that eats plastic bottles have made it even better.
93% of bottled water tested in this study contained microplastics
March 15, 2018, 1:30 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Study finds microplastics in the most popular brands, but experts are unclear on the risks.
Dutch supermarket debuts world's first plastic-free aisle
March 2, 2018, 9:01 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You'll be hard-pressed to find landfill-clogging plastic packaging at one Amsterdam grocer.
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
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A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
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'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
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