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By Nsikan Akpan
A deadly disease has been wiping out West Coast starfish for more than a year. One place that has held off the disease the longest is Alaska. Researchers recently traveled there to search for new clues.
By Katie Campbell, KCTS9/EarthFix
Starfish are dying by the millions up and down the West Coast, leading scientists to warn of the possibility of localized extinction of some species. As the disease spreads, researchers may be zeroing in on a link between warming waters…
By Ashley Ahearn, KUOW/EarthFix, Katie Campbell, KCTS9/EarthFix
The mysterious disease that has caused widespread sea star die-offs in Puget Sound is now killing dozens of sea stars off the Oregon Coast.
By Cassandra Profita, EarthFix
Tonight on the program, we examine the increasingly tense situation in Ukraine as Russian forces have seized key areas in Crimea, drawing international reactions. Also: Teaching students how to combat the stresses of poverty through yoga, a second look at…
By PBS NewsHour
Storms, Starfish and Warmer Waters Wiped out Half of Great Barrier Reef Coral…
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