Dead tress leftover in a deforested section of the Amazon rainforest.

Brazil's President Claims Rain Forest Deforestation Report Is False

The space agency — which monitors deforestation via satellite — said its accuracy rate is over 95 percent.

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3:37The moon is pictured as the International Space Station orbits above the ocean
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On Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary, NASA Looks Towards The Future

4:42The restored Apollo Mission Control Room at the Johnson Space Center
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Restored Apollo Mission Control Center Takes Visitors Back In Time

1:43People play in fountain in Berlin.
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June's Record High Temps Are Part Of A Worrisome Global Trend

1:33Then-Tropical Storm Barry on July 12, 2019.
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Hurricanes Are Wetter Than Ever And We Need Learn To Manage The Deluge

1:00Oxycodone pain pills
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U.S. Drug Overdose Deaths May Have Dropped For First Time In Decades

1:04Ebola virus flyer
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WHO: Ebola Outbreak In Congo Declared A Public Health Emergency

1:26The 2016 high-level meeting on ending AIDS
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U.N. Report Shows Overall HIV/AIDS Progress, But It Varies By Region

1:05Oxycodone pain pills
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Data On Pain Pills Sold In U.S. Between 2006 And 2012 Made Public

3:09Buzz Aldrin walking on the moon
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The End Of The Space Race: The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

1:13A medical worker administers a vaccine
World Health Organization

Congo's Ebola Outbreak Moves Closer To Rwandan Border

0:49Juul pods on display
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Companies Have 10 Months To Apply To Keep Selling E-Cigarettes

4:17A woman video conferences with a doctor.
 

Telemedicine Can Save Lives In Rural Areas, But It's Still Hard To Get

2:32Man in doctor's office
University of Washington School of Medicine

Is The Future Of Contraception Male?

1:53Kidney transplant operation
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Trump Signs Order Aimed At Improving Care For Kidney Disease Patients

1:03Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
International Federation of Red Cross

Study Finds Experimental Drugs Effective Against Congo's Ebola Strain

1:20Dry, cracked ground
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Lawmakers Unveil Measure To Make Climate Change A National Emergency

1:07A man reaches for a medicine bottle.
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Judge Blocks Trump Administration Rule Requiring Drug Prices In TV Ads

1:26Amazon forest
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Monthly Deforestation Up More Than 88% In Brazil's Amazon

1:03Paddleboarders in Alaska on July 4, 2019
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How Alaska Got To Its Record July Temperatures

2:27Brain making connections
National Institute of Health

Memories Shape Brain Development⏤ Forgetting Regulates That Process

1:26HIV virus
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Researchers' Gene Technology Removes HIV From Mice For The First Time

0:52Facebook icon
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Facebook Update Reduces Exposure To Misleading Health Information

1:11NASA launches Orion test spaceship from Kennedy Space Center in Florida
NASA

NASA Successfully Tests Orion's Launch Abort System

0:52Oregon Capitol Building
Oregon Senate

Oregon Republicans To End Walkout And Return To The Senate

1:06St. Louis Planned Parenthood
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Missouri Commission Grants Stay To St. Louis Planned Parenthood

1:08Workers install solar panels on a home in Florida
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New Bill Could Make Fossil Fuel-Heavy States Switch To More Renewables

1:08Flood waters in rural Mozambique following Cyclone Idai
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UN Report: Climate Change Could Force 120M People Into Poverty By 2030

4:22Plastic packaging around beauty products
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How The Beauty Industry Is Trying To Send Less To The Landfill

4:14A pregnant woman
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How A Blood Test Could Detect PTSD In Pregnant Women

0:56San Francisco skyline
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San Francisco To Become 1st Major US City To Ban E-Cigarettes