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#IceBucketChallenge raises $62 million for ALS research

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A social media craze has raised $62.5 million in just a few weeks for medical research on the disease ALS, which has no cure and few treatments. Continue reading

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Mystery holes in Siberia raise climate change concerns

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A new side effect of climate change has appeared in Siberia, where mysterious, giant holes the size of football fields have opened in the ground. Continue reading

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Experimental Ebola drug raises hopes, ethical questions

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The World Health Organization has approved an experimental drug to treat the largest-ever outbreak of Ebola, but doses are running out. Continue reading

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Ebola outbreak in Africa claims nearly 900 lives

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About 1,600 people have contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Nigeria and Guinea since the outbreak began in February. Continue reading

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Scientists dive deep to explore climate change’s effects on the world’s sealife

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Six scientists recently spent a month studying the effects of climate change on coral reefs in one of the world’s only underwater labs.…read more

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