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Carlo Ratti of MIT designed this "supermarket of the future" exhibit. If you move a hand close to a product, a digital display lights up, providing information on origin, nutritional value and carbon footprint. Courtesy of COOP Italia hide caption

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At World's Fair In Italy, The Future Of Food Is On The Table

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Conservationists Warn Hunting, Development Threaten New Species

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Carla Gugino star in the action thriller San Andreas. Jasin Boland /Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Fact-Checking 'San Andreas': Are Earthquake Swarms For Real?

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Soaked Texans Brace For More Storms After 7 More Inches Of Rain Fall

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Administration Announces Controversial Plan To Protect Sage Grouse

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Navajo Nation Witnesses Changing Landscape: Growing Sand Dunes

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Oklahoma Hangs On As Heavy Rain Continues To Soak Region

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EPA Announces New Rules To Protect U.S. Waters

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More Rain Expected As Massive Flooding Shuts Down Houston

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Los Angeles started offering a $3.75 rebate on every square foot of grass replaced with a drought-friendly landscape. The drought is a boost in business for local conservation entrepreneurs. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty hide caption

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California's Drought Makes It Rain Big Bucks For Local Businesses

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As Wells Dry Up, Calif. County Aims To Streamline Solutions For Water

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Oklahoma Lawmakers Pass Measure Preventing Local Fracking Bans

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