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On Maryland's Eastern Shore, researchers are testing how well methods to limit agricultural pollution to the Chesapeake Bay actually work.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

Gold medalist Vincent Hancock of the United States of America in the Skeet Men Finals during Day 7 of the ISSF World Cup Shotgun on March 23, 2013 in Acapulco, Mexico.

Scientists argue non-toxic alternatives such as steel would keep many tons of lead out of the environment each year.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

Scientists develop a new "green" method for cleaning up a decades-long environmental mess.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

Tiny bits of plastic pose threats to freshwater and marine ecosystems.

Emily DeMarco, Staff Writer

On the fifth anniversary of giant Gulf oil spill, a look at new remediation technology.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

Could where you live impact how healthy you are?

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

New research reveals how ocean litter moves around the world.

Patricia Waldron, Contributor

Tiny silver particles protect against microbes, but are they dangerous?

Cat Ferguson, Contributor

Reusable, magnetic nanoparticles can remove crude oil from water.

Jenna Bilbrey, Contributor

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