SEAPLEX Mission To Visit 'Garbage Patch'
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Scientists Say Some Fisheries Are Recovering
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A commercial fishing boat pulls in its net near Seattle. Strict federal fishing laws have cut back significantly on overfishing in the United States. S.Froebe/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Imperiled Fisheries Make A Comeback, Study Shows
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Researcher Amandine Eriksen arranges the hand bones of a mountain gorilla skeleton. Erin Marie Williams hide caption

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When Rain Falls On Snow, Arctic Animals May Starve
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A recent study in the Journal of Food Science suggests that green beans, beets and garlic maintain their antioxidant levels even after most kinds of cooking. The antioxidant value in carrots actually increased after gentle cooking. istockphoto.com hide caption

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Get The Most Nutrition From Your Veggies
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Charles Kibe, right, a volunteer who works with HIV/AIDS-infected people in the Korogocho slum in Nairobi, Kenya, attends a patient at a health clinic in December 2007. Simon Maina/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Africa, Bringing AIDS Treatment Closer To Home
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Engineering A Band-Aid Of Beating Heart Cells
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Big-Beaked Toucans Play It Cool
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Hot! Hot! Hot! How Much Heat Can You Take?
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Officials Scramble To Prep Swine Flu Vaccine By Fall
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