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China's Refusal To Take In US Trash Is Creating A Garbage Problem

China's ban on importing certain types of solid waste has the U.S. scrambling to find a long-term solution for its growing trash problem.


0:52Fish pass over a coral reef at Hanauma Bay in Honolulu, Hawaii
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Hawaii May Be First State To Ban Sunscreen Harmful To Ocean Ecosystems

0:58A man vapes
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The FDA Says Too Many Vaping Products Resemble Kid-Friendly Foods

0:38Cars, trucks and other traffic clog the road at rush hour.
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California Sues EPA Over Plan To Roll Back Vehicle Emission Standards

0:48Doctor's office
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With Google's Help, Fitbit Is Making Moves Into Health Care

6:29A group of people use their phones
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The Emerging World Of Tech That Helps Treat Autism

9:14Bride Victoria Yu prepares for her wedding to Nicholas Persac at the historic Degas House in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Are Millennials Ruining Marriage? Or Playing It Smart?

0:27New Shepard rocket launch
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Blue Origin Launches Space Capsule On Highest Test Flight Yet

1:02Digital image of human genome
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Do You Know How Private Your DNA Data Is?

0:56Great Barrier Reef
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Australia Commits About $379M To Help Save The Great Barrier Reef

0:31Technician filling syringe
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The Search For A Universal Flu Vaccine Just Got A Big Cash Influx

0:42Romaine lettuce
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Romaine Lettuce-Linked E. Coli Outbreak Spreads

0:37Resource Prospector prototype

NASA Is Reportedly Canceling Its Only Planned Lunar Rover Mission

1:44EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt
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Congress Asks Scandal-Ridden Scott Pruitt If He Can Still Do His Job

0:59Kids at school
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CDC: More US Kids Have Autism — But Experts Don't Exactly Know Why

1:40A coronal mass ejection

Why Experts Say We Should All Pay More Attention To Space Weather

0:57A child cries in Malawi.
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Giving Antibiotics To Healthy Kids In Poor Countries Could Save Lives

1:25EPA Chief Scott Pruitt testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee
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Would The EPA's New 'Secret Science' Rules Promote Transparency?

1:22Artist's impression of an asteroid

Asteroids May Have Delivered More Of Earth's Water Than We Thought

Chance Seales and Charles Thomas
Newsy / Megan Smith

Dream Jobs: Reclaimed Wood Craftsman

1:03EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt
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Proposed EPA Rule Would Ban Certain Research From Use In Policymaking

0:52Person smoking e-cigarette
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The FDA Is Serious About Stopping Young People From Vaping

1:25Street vendors stand in front of a coal-fired power plant
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Expensive Climate Change Policies Can Return Huge Economic Benefits

0:40Michael Bloomberg
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Bloomberg Promises To Help Pay For The US' Paris Climate Commitment

0:44Romaine lettuce
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CDC Expands E. Coli Warning To All Romaine Lettuce

2:14Marijuana plants grow under lights
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Legal Weed Growers Use Ridiculous Amounts Of Electricity

1:21Rep. James Bridenstine testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee
Representative James Bridenstine testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee

NASA Finally Gets New Administrator Following Contentious Confirmation

1:19A soldier standing next to a satellite dish in Iraq
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The US Military Has A Satellite Problem

0:35A marijuana plant
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An FDA Panel Recommended Approving This Marijuana-Derived Drug

0:42Smoke rises after a refinery explosion in Texas City, Texas
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No Injuries, Fatalities After Explosion At Texas Valero Refinery

2:11Whole Foods reusable bags.
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Plastic: America's Indispensable Cultural Icon