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Red snapper caught by commercial fishermen await shipment on a dock in South Carolina. South Atlantic Fishery Management Council/AP hide caption

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Joan Graham's idea is to turn her land into an environmentally friendly cemetery; she's betting that down the road, people will think twice before building a shopping mall on what was once a sacred human burial ground. David Baron for NPR hide caption

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Byproducts Of Urban Life Smother Chesapeake Bay

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It has eight sides, which makes it a scientific "abomination," according to chemist Thomas Koop. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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What's Wrong With This Snowflake?

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Reporter's Notebook: Harris On Copenhagen

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Copenhagen Climate Deal Hinged On 1 Sentence

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