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How Scientists Are Working To Eradicate Zika Mosquitoes

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Jae Rhim Lee models her mushroom burial suit at the TED conference. James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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Is There A Better Way To Be Buried?

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Artist Candy Chang on the TED stage. Ryan Lash/TED hide caption

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What Do You Want To Do Before You Die?

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Drop In Oil Prices Complicates Effort To Combat Climate Change

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Flint's Undocumented Migrants Hesitate To Request Help During Water Crisis

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Flint Needs Long-Term Solutions To Unsafe Water, State Official Says

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New York City called a travel ban on vehicles in Times Square and elsewhere during last weekend's storm, which broke snowfall records all along the Mid-Atlantic coast. Yana Paskova/Getty Images hide caption

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A Big El Niño Was The Likely Instigator Of Last Week's Blizzard

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National Park Service Launches Search For Next Ansel Adams

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A woman attends a public hearing about the gas leak before the South Coast Air Quality Management District. The agency has ordered Southern California Gas Co. to permanently shut down the well, and is suing the company for negligence. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Health advise against eating any fish from the Lower Passaic because it may be contaminated with toxic chemicals. But Owaldo Avad says he's been catching and consuming fish like these from the river for eight years. Sarah Gonzalez/WNYC hide caption

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New Jersey River Polluters Fund Toxic Fish Swap — But There's A Snag

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Transmitting Wind Power To Customers Is A Quixotic Challenge

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"Solar trees," which suspend solar panels over parking spaces in San Diego, collect electricity. Generating solar power like this is just one rung on a ladder the city will have to climb to reach 100 percent renewable energy by 2035. Clare Trageser /KPBS hide caption

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San Diego Mulls Whether To Let City, Not Utility, Buy Alternative Energy

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A chicken house in Seagrove, N.C. North Carolina is one of the country's largest poultry producers. As farms move closer to residential areas, neighbors are complaining that the waste generated is a potential health hazard. Kelly Bennett/MCT via Getty Images hide caption

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When A Chicken Farm Moves Next Door, Odor May Not Be The Only Problem

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Politicians Work To Remedy Flint Water Crisis

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