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The Golden Globes celebrated the best and brightest in Hollywood last Sunday, but one viral sensation appeared to steal the show: The Fiji Water Girl that sparked her own hashtag and more than 50,000 tweets during the awards. Orchestrated to appear as an organic snafu, the stunt involved model Kelleth Cuthbert standing directly behind celebrities […]

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Water quality tests at two different sites near the Westinghouse nuclear fuel plant in South Carolina found levels of radioactive uranium that exceed safe drinking water standards. The contamination is the result of two different leaks at the plant that the Nuclear Regulatory commission only learned about last year, even though one leak occurred a […]

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Staining was identified on surgical instruments used at Memorial Healthcare Hospital in Owosso, Michigan, during an otherwise routine inspection process. Officials at the hospital canceled several scheduled and elected surgeries as a precautionary measure after they discovered visible stains on surgical instruments that were believed to be sterile. According to Brian Long, President and CEO […]

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Bacteria are an inescapable part of life. Your body acts as an entire ecosystem for a host of friendly and potentially harmful bacteria. In fact, at this moment you could be hosting 6 billion bacteria in your mouth alone. Some of these are helpful probiotics that aid in digestion, but if you don’t practice proper […]

After the overwhelming response to our first call for Instagram video submissions we focused our fall 2018 College Scholarship Contest on a narrow topic so students could dive into conservation and activism in a meaningful way. Plastic pollution poisons our environment, injures marine life, and even affects our health — it’s one of the most […]