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Two chimpanzees stand side-by-side, holding food.

Chimps that experience the most dramatic human impacts have less behavioral diversity.

Joshua Learn, Contributor

While leadership upheaval grabs headlines, the NEON project's network of observatories is quietly starting to yield results.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Populations with a variety of genes can help a species adapt to threats like diseases and climate change.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Low oxygen areas are disappearing almost a month earlier than they did 30 years ago.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Canadian company shows that hydrocarbon fuel made from captured CO2 could compete with fossil fuels.

Tracy Staedter, Contributor

The solution flowing through the Keystone pipeline isn't just crude oil. Scientists are now learning what that means for spills.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Rainstorms deposit sediment that hampers the effects of sunlight on lakes and rivers.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Citizen scientists confirm that plastic pollution is blemishing previously pristine beaches in the Arctic Ocean.

Kimberly Hickok, Contributor

Wastewater from oil drilling is triggering earthquakes, and no one can predict where they will strike or how hard they will shake.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

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