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When Dams Cause More Problems Than They Solve, Removing Them Can...

Maine’s Penobscot River flows freely where the Veazie Dam once stood. Dam removals have reopened the river to 12 native fish species. Gregory Rec/Portland Portland...

Should You Fly Yet? An Epidemiologist And An Exposure Scientist Walk...

Passengers onboard an American Airlines flight to Charlotte, North Carolina, from San Diego, California. Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images Kacey Ernst, University of Arizona and Paloma Beamer, University...

Moths Do The Pollinator Night Shift – And They Work Harder...

Wildfocusphoto/Shutterstock Richard Elton Walton, Newcastle University When you settle down for bed, after the birds and bees have hushed, moths are just starting their work. You...

Stork Chicks Hatch In UK For First Time In 600 Years...

Keeping the nest warm. Alexander Lees, Author provided Alexander C. Lees, Manchester Metropolitan University and Oliver Metcalf, Manchester Metropolitan University In a spring marked by bad news,...

Bushmeat Could Cause The Next Global Pandemic

Mona monkeys are among the many species often hunted for food. Neja Hrovat / shutterstock Ben Garrod, University of East Anglia Using the tip of my boot,...