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16 Microgreens You Can Grow in a Jar or a Box

Microgreens pack a lot of delicious punch in a tiny pouch (well, leaf to be exact). I started eating them almost by accident. I was weeding mustard greens out of a community garden patch, and rathe…

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Grow These Veggies to Save Money

Vegetable gardening brings you all kinds of benefits – reducing your carbon footprint and your consumption of pesticides, providing an opportunity to get healthy exercise outdoors, and supplying yo…

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‘Miracle’ Panda Triplets Are Born in China (Video)

The chance of a panda giving birth to triplets is one in one hundred, so this is quite a rare sight for China's persistent panda breeding program. They are hopeful all three pandas will survive. Wat…

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Feed Your Garden with Your Disposable Plastic Trash

While recycling your disposable plastic trash is always a good idea, you may soon be able to compost it with your organic waste. A team of Engineering and Research Council scientists led by Dr. Charlo…

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Dolphins & Whales Squeal, But Why?

Dolphins and whales have their own "Happy" song, according to scientists who have translated the animals' high-pitched sounds as squeals of delight. Researchers at the National Marine Mammal Founda…

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Car Parts Made of Coconuts?

About 1.1 billion cars are on the world's roads, according to a recent estimate. Each of these cars uses some form of oil-based plastic for everything from dashboards to door handles. Processing and m…

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5 Fall Flowers to Plant This Year for Autumn and Winter Beauty

If you're dreading the end of summer because it spells doom for all your beautiful flowers, dread no more. Here are five plants you can put in the ground now that will provide beauty throughout the fa…

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4 Reasons Why It Makes Sense to UN-dam a River

There was a time - especially in the 19th and 20th centuries - when nothing seemed to make more sense to community planners than to dam up their local rivers. Because rivers flow constantly, they seem…

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5 Ways to Help the Mighty Colorado River

From the Rocky Mountains to the Gulf of California, the Colorado River flows through some of the world’s most majestic landscapes. Spanning seven U.S. states and two in Mexico, she supplies drinkin…

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11 Animals More Likely To Kill You Than Sharks

Sharks are kinda scary. In the water they're faster than us, can appear from what seems like out of nowhere in an instant, and pack a pretty solid bite. It's easy to get nervous when you're in the d…

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