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Retired miner Chuck Nelson, reporter Zach Toombs and mountaintop removal opponent Junior Walk overlook a coal waste site.

Debriefing 'Revolt': How We Filmed Mountaintop Removal

Reporter Zach Toombs and videographer Kevin Clancy talk about the unique challenges of filming an explosive kind of coal mining.

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1:01A home damaged by Hurricane Harvey.
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Federal Watchdog Thinks Climate Change's Economic Costs Will Skyrocket

1:42Air pollution over London
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London Fights Pollution By Charging Drivers Of Older, Polluting Cars

12:20Reporter Zach Toombs and retired coal miner Chuck Nelson overlook a mountaintop removal site.
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Revolt: Coal River Mountain

4:18Scott Pruitt speaks at the 2017 Concordia Annual Summit.
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EPA Administrator Pruitt To End Obama's Clean Power Plan

1:16Researchers capture and pull a vaquita valf on to their boat used for locating the endangered animals
VaquitaCPR

How To Save The Most Endangered Marine Mammal In The World

1:02Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe
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The WHO Takes Back Robert Mugabe's Goodwill Ambassador Appointment

1:45A woman dressed as a vampire shows her fangs at the Shocktober Fest on October 5, 2013
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People May Have Believed In Vampires Due To Misunderstanding Medicine

1:15Scientist looks at cells through a microscope
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FDA Approves Another Gene Immunotherapy Treatment For Cancer

1:03Smoke billows from stacks as a Chinese woman wears as mask.
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Pollution Could Be Killing More People Than Smoking, War Or Hunger

1:22Person holding cellphone with both hands in lap
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Digital Mental Health Therapy Is Improving, But It's Still Not Perfect

0:49Iditarod musher and his dogs
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Iditarod Sled Dog Doping Prompted New Rules For The Race

1:12Gun instructor Mike Stilwell teaches a concealed-carry permit class in Utah
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3 Million Americans Carry A Loaded Firearm On Their Person Daily

1:23A student wears a virtual reality headset on the beach
Matt Perko, UC Santa Barbara

Could VR Field Trips Replace The Real Thing?

0:45A man works on a 3-D printed bridge
Province of North Brabant

This 3-D Printed Bridge Could Be Really Good For The Environment

1:23Reporter Zach Toombs climbs onto the head of a wind turbine over rural Iowa
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

Wind Turbine Technician Is The Fastest-Growing Job In America

1:14Stones from the game Go sit on the playing board
DeepMind

Computers No Longer Need Human Input To Beat Us At Our Own Games

3:06Reporter Zach Toombs talks to Iowa corn farmer Denny Friest
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Debriefing 'Revolt': Why Iowa Loves Wind Energy

Wind turbines turn above cornfields in rural Iowa
Newsy / Kevin Clancy

Revolt: Blue-Collar Wind

1:03Firefighter during the Nuns fire in Sonoma County
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Northern California Firefighters Catch A Break As Winds Ease Up

0:48Air pollution in Los Angeles
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Study: Pollution's Effects On Lifespan May Start In The Womb

1:32Artist's rendering of 2 neutron stars colliding
LIGO/Caltech

What The Latest In Gravitational Waves Tells Us About Neutron Stars

1:37Hurricane Irma
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

2017 Will Be One Of The Costliest U.S. Natural Disaster Years Ever

1:47People in Puerto Rico showering in spring water
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Puerto Rico's Water Crisis Is More Complicated Than You Think

1:15Psilocybe Cubensis mushrooms
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Researchers Think Psychedelic Drugs Might Do More Than Get You High

1:32Dog smiling
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A New California Law Will Take Rescue Pets From Shelters To Stores

1:20Wildfires burn in California
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Inmates Are Fighting California's Wildfires

1:25A truck drives by Pacificorp's coal-fired power plant
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Convert Or Close: The Big Choice Many Coal Plants Are Facing

1:03People in California wear masks due to air pollution
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California Wildfires Are Causing Problems Well Beyond The Fires' Edge

0:55Ophelia as a tropical storm
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Hurricanes In Ireland Could Be The New Normal

0:56President Donald Trump
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Senators Urge Trump To Take Action On Opioids