Wildfire smoke over Brazil

It's Hard To Tell How Much Of The Amazon Is Burning

Our best tools for measuring fires in remote rainforests can't always tell us how big the fires get.


2:51A woman shops in the produce section at Whole Foods January 13, 2005 in New York City.
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Ask The Experts: The Flaw In Calling Communities 'Food Deserts'

1:23Salmonella Newport bacteria under a microscope

CDC Warns Of New Salmonella Strain Resistant To Antibiotics

1:11A woman drinks a bottle of water
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WHO Says More Research Is Needed On Microplastics In Drinking Water

2:00Fire near grazing land in the Amazon basin
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Rainforest Fires Fill Brazil's Skies With Smoke, Fanning Climate Fears

4:30climbers on an indoor rock wall
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How Adaptive Climbing Is Helping Veterans Fight PTSD

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'It's In Our Blood' — 1 Family's Story Living In An Oil/Gas Risk Zone

1:09Panel sits on stage in front of a United States space shuttle
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The New Space Command Will Officially Be Up And Running Aug. 29

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1.4 Million Live In High-Risk Zones Near Oil And Gas Production

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Blowout (Trailer)

0:47Vials of Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccines
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21 New Measles Cases Reported In The U.S. As Of Last Week

0:50NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announces home of human lunar lander development

Alabama's 'Rocket City' To Send The Next Astronauts To The Moon

0:57An electric car at a charging station
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Colorado Adopts Zero-Emission Vehicle Standard

1:10EPA headquarters
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EPA Reconsiders Decision To Allow Use Of Controversial Animal Poison

4:44Dayton police officers return to search for more evidence at the scene of the August 4th mass shooting
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Report: Connection Between Mental Health & Mass Violence Is Overstated

1:00Icebergs float near Greenland at sunset
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July Was The Hottest Month Ever Recorded

1:22A man holds a lit cigarette
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FDA Proposes Adding Graphic Images To Cigarette Packaging

2:29Baby and parent with matching tattoos
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Why Some Scientists Think Newborns Look More Like Their Dads

1:10A boy is vaccinated against measles in Africa
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Measles Cases Worldwide Have Almost Tripled In The Last Year

2:48A grizzly bear
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New Endangered Species Act Rules Could Threaten Grizzlies, Monarchs

1:43WHO marks one year since declaring an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Scientists To Use Successful Treatments To Combat Ebola In Congo

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Report: 2018 Ranks As The 4th-Hottest Year On Record

1:29Water faucet
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EPA Says Newark Should Give Residents Bottled Water Amid Lead Testing

1:08The White House
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Trump Administration Moves To Weaken The Endangered Species Act

1:40A window covered by security bars at Metropolitan Correctional Center, the federal jail where Jeffery Epstein was.
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How Suicide Watch Works

0:39A person carrying plastic bags
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German Environment Minister Calls For Ban On Plastic Bags


New York’s First Lady Talks Mental Health and Wellness

0:31Typhoon Lekima moves towards China

China Braces For Typhoon Lekima

0:54A dog at an airport
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Government Issues Updated Guidelines For Animals On Planes

2:01A person drags a plough through sand
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U.N. Climate Report Suggests We Need To Drastically Change What We Eat

1:31Farm equipment in a field
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To Fight Climate Change And Food Stress, We Need To Balance Land Use