Several farmers in China recently discovered a mystery in their watermelon fields.  It looked like someone had planted dynamite among their crops: thousands of watermelons were destroyed before they could be harvested, burst wide open.

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Yes! Timothy Ray Brown is cured of the human immunodeficiency virus, more commonly known as HIV. This is the first and only reported case in medical history where someone has been cured of this retrovirus.

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What if instead of oats and marshmallows in your cereal bowl you woke upone morning to find tiny bits of plastic floating in your milk? This is  what's happening to the creatures living in the Garbage Patch.

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It’s Friday night and the popcorn is made. What’s an environmentally minded citizen to watch?

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The increase of urban sprawl not only impacts the way we live our lives, but more importantly the effect we have on the environment.

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Barcodes are used to identify all sorts of things, from bottles of shampoo to hockey pucks to polar bears. Wait a minute—polar bears?

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Biodiversity is a hot topic in conversations about conservation (say that three times fast!). But why?

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Dinosaurs are not extinct!  Well, not technically anyway.  Some people would argue that birds are “new-school” dinosaurs. 

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With its shine and brilliant white luster, silver is one of the more luxurious metals and is used in both everyday products and luxury goods.

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Red Bull, ROCKSTAR, 24-hour coffee shops—these products and amenities help us stay awake longer and delay sleep. But, they are contributing to the rising problem of sleep deprivation amongst teens.

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