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Science Nov 13Decision over a tiny baitfish could sway the largest East Coast fishery
Hundreds are expected to gather in Baltimore Monday as interstate regulators make a landmark decision for a baitfish called menhaden, and possibly, all Atlantic fisheries.
Arts Nov 08What a fashion line made from food will teach you about waste
Jacinda Martinez hopes her clothes send a message about the ephemerality of fashion and how, like vegetables, designs are seasonal and not meant to last.
Science Nov 07A 2-million-year-old ‘supergene’ helps these butterflies mimic their poisonous cousins
When it comes to survival of the fittest, female swallowtail butterflies are masters of disguise. Here's why.
Science Oct 25Even earless oysters ‘clam up’ over noise pollution
In response to noise pollution, oysters snap close their shells, which could affect their growth, a new study reports.
Science Oct 12These conservatives are making a case for clean energy
When President Donald Trump announced he would withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement, it was a major blow to the renewable energy industry because of the growing market in America. Now the Trump administration is…
Nation Oct 1110 ways this year’s MacArthur Fellows find their ‘genius’
How does someone become a so-called “genius”? We reached out to a few of them to ask about their “secret sauce.”…
Nation Sep 29The Jones Act, explained (and what waiving it means for Puerto Rico)
Here’s a look at the nearly-century-old law and how it could affect recovery on the U.S. territory.
Science Sep 28Tropical forests now emit more carbon than they soak up
Due to human destruction, tropical forests, long considered to be "carbon sinks," now produce more carbon emissions each year than all U.S. cars and trucks combined, according to a study published Thursday in Science.
Science Sep 22The odd swimming style of plesiosaurs decoded by a robot
A new “robosaur” reveals the secret behind the plesiosaur odd but powerful swimming style, which could inspire alternatives to boat and submarine propellers.
Nation Sep 20Así es como puedes ayudar a las víctimas del terremoto en México
Dos grandes terremotos han agitado a México en las últimas dos semanas. Le mostramos cómo puede proporcionar apoyo a los esfuerzos de alivio y recuperación.