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Fires have become a serious problem in California. Here's why the Golden State has been plagued by ferocious blazes nearly all year round.
The Ocean Cleanup unveiled The Interceptor, a scalable technology that prevents river plastic from entering the oceans.
What time is it? Here's how a common daily question can have multiple answers. Welcome to the complex world of time zones.
Boyan Slat announced that System 001/B is successfully capturing and collecting plastic debris in the Pacific Ocean.
Sea water - or salt water - is basically water from the oceans and seas. It covers roughly 70 percent of our planet.
In the past eight years, the Tokyo Electric Power, also known as Tepco, collected over one million tonnes of radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear power plant.