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Scientists discovered that water droplets don’t just passively roll around on a hot skillet.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

The global demand for seaweed has never been higher, and American farmers are taking notice.

Annie Roth, Contributor

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

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Nationwide study shows how manufacturing facilities can increase levels of medical compounds in waterways.

Anna Katrina Hunter, Contributor

The 5.4 magnitude earthquake suggests that even small volumes of water can trigger large events.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Ambitious plan aims to keep waste out of rivers without massive new pipes.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

Genetically modified yeast with basil and mint genes added gives beer a hoppy flavor without the need to add the actual flowers.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

Fish expend energy metabolizing drugs and personal products in fresh water.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Green plant could help clean up heavy metal contamination at industrial sites.

Brian Owens, Contributor

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