More and more Japanese families are favoring "tree burials" over tomb sites.
The Southern Ocean joins the club.
Microplastics have been piling up in many areas since the 1950s.
The wait—and weight—was worth it.
The microscopic organisms wasted no time cloning themselves.
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Experts are divided as to how helpful this pricey drug will actually be.
Scientists can see individual atoms clearer than ever before, but they might be nearing their journey’s end.
When choosing where to hunt, gray foxes favor bear territory.
The oxygen levels declined at rates much faster than in oceans.
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