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Green sea turtle swims

Turtles On The Great Barrier Reef Have Human Medication In Their Blood

Researchers found traces of human medications and chemicals used in pesticides in the blood of green sea turtles on the Great Barrier Reef.

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2:18President Donald Trump makes a statement in the Rose Garden.
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Does Trump Believe In Climate Change? White House Won't Say

1:07French President Emmanuel Macron
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Here's The Bold Way France Responded To Trump's Climate Deal Exit

1:32Ananya Vinay holds up her trophy for winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee
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Why Is The Scripps National Spelling Bee Hard? Because English Is, Too

0:59Hurricane satellite image
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The Agency That Forecasts Hurricanes Still Needs A Permanent Leader

1:02Child gets a vaccination
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Human Error Reportedly Caused The Deaths Of 15 Children In South Sudan

1:02Mars Curiosity rover
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Mars Crater Might Have Once Been A Very Microbe-Friendly Lake

1:07The Eiffel Tower
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Some US Cities And States Aren't Giving Up On The Paris Agreement

1:03Dakota Access Pipeline
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The Dakota Access Pipeline Is Up And Running

1:55President Trump stands at a lectern in the Rose Garden.
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World Reacts To Trump's Decision To Withdraw From Climate Agreement

0:48A solar power plant
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The US Could Prevent A Lot Of Deaths By Switching From Coal To Solar

0:59President Donald Trump speaking into a mic.
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The US Is Officially Leaving The Paris Climate Agreement

0:51Hand holding human embryonic stem cells under a microscope
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China Is Set to Begin Its First Trials With Human Embryonic Stem Cells

1:10Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
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China Is Championing Itself As A Leader In Climate Change

1:11An artist's rendering of Parker Solar Probe
NASA

NASA's Solar Probe Will 'Touch The Sun' From 4 Million Miles Away

0:52NASA flyover photo of the Arctic
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The Arctic Is Hiding Something That Could Heat Up Earth

1:00NASA astronaut performing spacewalk
NASA

NASA's Next Astronaut Class May Not Be Going Anywhere For A While

0:45A nun holds a sign advocating for religious freedom
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Trump Administration Revives The Fight Over Insurance, Birth Control

1:19Wild horses
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Trump's Proposed Budget Could Threaten An American Icon

1:02Waves break on a beach in California
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Our Oceans Have A Lot Of Untapped Energy For The Taking

1:31Egyptian mummy sarcophagus
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Mummy DNA Might Help End A Decades-Old Debate

1:06An artist's rendering of the Extremely Large Telescope.
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The World's Largest Optical Telescope Is Coming Together

0:54Electron Rocket takes off
Rocket Lab

This Small, 3-D Printed Rocket Could Make It Easier To Get To Space

1:01Waves caused by Hurricane Matthew
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Forecasters Predict An Especially Dangerous Hurricane Season

0:47Marijuana plant
Newsy

Cannabis Chemical Could Help Children With Severe Epilepsy Disorder

0:55An adult flamingo standing amongst chicks
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Scientists Tackle The Big Question: How Flamingos Sleep On One Leg

1:03Girls looking at a magazine about menstrual health
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Talking About Periods Is Tough In Kenya. But That Might Be Changing.

1:04Juno spacecraft flying by Jupiter
NASA

Juno's First Results Show Us Jupiter Is One Seriously Angry Giant

1:26House Speaker Paul Ryan
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CBO: Republican Health Care Bill Cuts Less Than Previous Versions

1:09A tray of fish on display
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A Company's Plan To Fix Fisheries Has Scientists Feeling Skeptical

0:58Jeep Grand Cherokees on display
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Government Accuses Fiat Chrysler Of Using Emissions-Cheating Software