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Salmon are dying off and your car tires might be to blame
Stormwater runoff causes annual die-offs in Pacific Northwest coho salmon.
13 toxic wild plants that look like food
Eating the wrong plant could kill you.
Researchers used CRISPR to give ‘monarch flies’ superpowers—here’s why
They could help explain an iconic butterfly’s evolution.
What are algae blooms and why are they bad?
Not all blooms pose the same threats—but all 50 states encounter some kind of harmful algae.
Everything you need to know about the chemical one White House aide called a ‘public relations nightmare’
The EPA needs to take action. So why is the agency being so secretive?
This common toothpaste ingredient could be wreaking havoc on your gut
Triclosan is everywhere, but its days seem to be numbered.
What is botulism, anyway?
It’s rare nowadays, but still deadly.
What’s in a glass of water?
Tap water can be full of surprises
Scientists just synthesized the deadly toxin of an adorable frog
Death in a test tube
The Possible Link Between Bacteria And Chronic Disease?
Researchers Propose A Bacterial Toxin May Be Partly Responsible for A Variety of Diseases