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The World’s Doomsday Crop Seed Vault In The Arctic Flooded Due To Melting Permafrost

The World’s Doomsday Crop Seed Vault In The Arctic Flooded Due To Melting Permafrost

The Global Seed Vault, thought to be "fail-safe," flooded this year due to melting permafrost, officials announced last week.
Antarctica Is Turning Green Due To Climate Change, Study Shows

Antarctica Is Turning Green Due To Climate Change, Study Shows

Rising temperatures have allowed ice to melt and moss to grow in the frigid continent.
38 Million Pieces Of Trash Found On Shores Of Uninhabited Island

38 Million Pieces Of Trash Found On Shores Of Uninhabited Island

How did Henderson Island become a hub for 18 tons of plastic?
Irish Beach Suddenly Reappears 33 Years After Vanishing Entirely

Irish Beach Suddenly Reappears 33 Years After Vanishing Entirely

Ireland's Dooagh Beach reemerged with hundreds of thousands of tons of sand in just ten days after having been gone for 33 years.
Killer Whale “Lulu” Found Dead, Was “One Of The Most Contaminated Animals On The Planet”

Killer Whale “Lulu” Found Dead, Was “One Of The Most Contaminated Animals On The Planet”

This killer whale had one of the highest concentrations of toxic pollutants that scientists have ever recorded.
Tiny Caterpillars May Be The Solution To Our Big Plastic Bag Problem, New Research Says

Tiny Caterpillars May Be The Solution To Our Big Plastic Bag Problem, New Research Says

The tiny waxworm may hold the key to contending with one of our biggest environmental problems.
Solar-Powered Water Wheel Removes Over 1 Million Pounds Of Trash From Baltimore Waterways

Solar-Powered Water Wheel Removes Over 1 Million Pounds Of Trash From Baltimore Waterways

All Mr. Trash Wheel needs to operate is sun and moving water.
Poachers Kill 20,000 Reindeer In Siberia Just For Tongues, New Investigation Shows

Poachers Kill 20,000 Reindeer In Siberia Just For Tongues, New Investigation Shows

A recent mass poaching poses an additional threat to the reindeer population.
Giraffes On Way To “Silent Extinction” Due To American Trophy Hunting, Conservationists Say

Giraffes On Way To “Silent Extinction” Due To American Trophy Hunting, Conservationists Say

The giraffe population in sub-Saharan Africa has seen a sharp 40% drop in the past 30 years, largely caused by American tourists "trophy hunting."
Pepsi, McDonald’s Implicated In Criminal Destruction Of Endangered Sumatran Elephant Habitat

Pepsi, McDonald’s Implicated In Criminal Destruction Of Endangered Sumatran Elephant Habitat

Several multinational corporations are using illegally-produced palm oil in their products.
Wild Monkeys Help A Tourist Lost In The Amazon Survive His Ordeal

Wild Monkeys Help A Tourist Lost In The Amazon Survive His Ordeal

Nobody is quite sure why the man suddenly took off into the rainforest alone, without a trace, in the first place.