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West Virginia students reveal how a chemical spill affected their community

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Students at Richwood High School in West Virginia reported on the importance of water quality in their community and the far-reaching effects of the chemical spill. Continue reading

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How does a computer diagnose cancer?

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Artificial intelligence could soon become a new weapon in the battle against cancer, although doctors have ethical questions about its use. Continue reading

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In the California Drought, What Is My Role? – Lesson Plan

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This lesson asks students to think critically about the effects of drought, their personal water use, and how best to conserve water. Continue reading

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Five years later, what were the effects of the BP oil spill?

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Five years after a massive oil spill off the coast of Louisiana, the area is still grappling with the consequences. Continue reading

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Teens sue Oregon to stop climate change

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The plaintiffs claim that the government is responsible for protecting the atmosphere under the Public Trust Doctrine. Continue reading

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