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Waste, Families Left Behind As Nuclear Plants Close
Science & Tech  (tags: Nebraska, nuclear energy, nuclear power, Nuclear waste, energy, safety, health, business )

- 2 days ago -
A drive 30 minutes north of Omaha, Neb., leads to the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant. It's full of new equipment. There's a white concrete box building that's still under construction. It's licensed until 2033. But the plant is closing Monday
New Anthrax-Like Disease Is Killing Animals in Africa
Science & Tech  (tags: infection, health, animals, study, pathogen, research, investigation )

- 47 days ago -
Could this be the next epidemic for animals, including humans?
60 Minutes On This Bicycle Can Power Your Home For 24 Hours!
Science & Tech  (tags: design, energy, health )

- 62 days ago -
It is possible to generate electricity at home while simply doing a daily workout routine.
New Carbon Capture Method Turns CO2 Into Solid Rocks Within Months
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, discovery, environment, health, humans, interesting, habitat, investigation, NewTechnology, research, safety, science, scientists, society, study, technology, world )

- 111 days ago -
Scientists have been working for years to find out ways to suck CO2 from the atmosphere and industrial plants. The only thing stopping them in capturing the carbon was the cost involved and finding an efficient way to store or repurpose the CO2.....
Where Our Eyes Get Their Color
Science & Tech  (tags: science, humans, research, eyes, eye color, genetics, scientists, health, interesting )

- 122 days ago -
Every time I hear about getting lost in someone's eyes, I roll my own. They're just a body part, after all. And yet the way we get our eye color is actually pretty interesting.
Stinking Poisoned Water Flows Towards Siberia From Mining City Ridder in Kazakhstan
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, humans, investigation, habitat, health )

- 149 days ago -
Omsk residents, around 1,100 kilometres from the source of the pollution at Kazzinc plant in Ridder, once called Leninogorsk, are stocking up on bottled water, evidently panicked by the impending risk as the polluted water - including cyanide - flows...
'Eye-Watering' Scale of Black Death's Impact on England Revealed | Science | The Guardian
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, Anthropology, Epidemics, Infectious Diseases, Medieval Ages, United Kingdom, Black Death, history, health, science, scientists, research )

- 157 days ago -
A reminder: The Black Death is still around. Thousands of volunteers have helped to uncover the full and devastating extent of the population collapse caused by the epidemic
This Is How Scientists Are Keeping ChernobylâEUR(TM)s Radiation Contained - The Washington Post
Science & Tech  (tags: Chernobyl meltdown, Nuclear Power Plants, European Union, Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster, Chernobyl Ukraine, Nuclear Energy, science, technology, world, scientists, news, health, medicine, safety )

- 184 days ago -
Here's hoping the damn thing works! Engineers at Chernobyl, Ukraine, are close to installing a new state-of-the-art protective shelter over the remains of reactor no. 4, the site of the worst nuclear power plant accident in history
Nutritionally-Enhanced GM Crops? Too Bad About the Deformed Butterflies
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, GeneticEngineering, health, genetic engineering, GMOs, safety, study, world )

- 187 days ago -
It looked like such a good idea: take the pressure off wild fish stocks by growing GM oilseeds that produce health-enhancing long-chain omega-3 fatty acids...
Inside the Grand Plan to Send Humans to Mars
Science & Tech  (tags: Mars, NASA., moon, Orion, SLS, space, new technology, space travel, humans, health, design, concept, discovery, astronomy, research, nasa )

- 190 days ago -
this is a REAL project to send humans to Mars, not a gimmick like some ...
Science & Tech  (tags: Genetic Engineering, Florida Keys, environment, mosquitoes, health, safety, ecosystems, scientists, experiment, humans )

- 205 days ago -
Imagine a company releasing millions of experimental, genetically engineered, biting insects into a populated island environment, (Florida Keys). Sounds like the plot to a new Jurassic Park, doesn't it? unfortunately, this plot is very real. Tell FDA NO!
Why Pandemics Are Our Own Damn Fault
Science & Tech  (tags: disease, food, environment, food, health, medicine, pandemics, science, travel, water )

- 205 days ago -
A new book explains how clear-cutting forests, using rivers as sewers, world travel, food choices and misuse of medical advances leads to pandemics.
Junk Food Is Bad For Plants, Too
Science & Tech  (tags: chemicals, environment, farming, food, health, interesting, research, science, world )

- 210 days ago -
Most of us are familiar with the much-maligned Western diet and its mainstay of processed food products found in the middle aisles of the grocery store. Some of us beeline for the salty chips and others for the sugar-packed cereals. But we are not the...

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