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November 20, 2019
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By Gabriela Quirós, KQED Science
Despite being evacuated nearly two weeks ago from their homes in the wake of spreading wildfires, residents of the town of Butte Creek Canyon have joined forces to save the local salmon population.
By Chloe Veltman, KQED
These oceanic forests are currently under siege from a potent mix of climate anomalies, disease, and predation that have led to declines in kelp forests not seen in decades.
By Amanda Heidt, KQED Science
Despite a multimillion dollar campaign by tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds, San Francisco will soon implement the most comprehensive restrictions on e-cigarettes in the country. The move is already sparking other cities to follow.
By Lesley McClurg, KQED Science
Tumbleweeds might be the iconic props of classic Westerns. But in real life, they’re not only a noxious weed, but one that moves around.
By Menaka Wilhelm, Future of You
Doctors and drugmakers are looking at patients' experiences on social media for clues on problems.
At least 50 children are in remission because of a breakthrough treatment that engineers the body’s own immune system to fight cancer.
By Danielle Venton, KQED
Scientists are finding a growing presence of pharmaceuticals, small pieces of plastic and household chemicals in the bodies of Pacific razor clams, Pacific oysters and remote seabirds.
The California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG), a consumer watchdog group, just released their annual Trouble in Toyland report.
By Joshua Cassidy, KQED Science
As it turns out, when a male mantis loses his head, it doesn’t mean he loses the urge to procreate. You read that right.
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