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Hidden Streams Under Cities Are Exposed to Light of Day

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Today's environmental planners are trying to re-create natural streams that cities long ago buried.

Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

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Made famous in the movie Finding Nemo, a sea devil is caught on film for the first time.

How Did Manatees Inspire Mermaid Legends?

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During Manatee Awareness Month, we take a look at how the docile aquatic mammal inspired mermaid myths around the world.

In Climate Talks, Spotlight Turns to India

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India's new leader talks about protecting nature, but what will he do about global warming?

5 Sky Events This Week: Moon Meets Mars, Neptune, and Saturn Nebula

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Sky-watchers can follow the moon on a tour of night-sky treasures.

Q&A: INTERPOL Asks Public to Help Nab Environmental Crime Fugitives

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INTERPOL's new initiatives highlight the seriousness and scope of environmental crime.

Record Drought Reveals Stunning Changes Along Colorado River

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With Lake Powell, the Colorado River reservoir, at historic lows, kayakers have new channels to explore. But alarm about drought in the West is rising.

Britons Feeling Rootless After Changes to England's Historic Counties

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Counties are important in giving the English "both a self-identity and a way of being known," author says.

Four Weird Ways Animals Sense the World

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Creatures like crabs, butterflies, snakes, and octopuses sense the world in unusual ways.

For Thanksgiving, Our Favorite Photos of Feasts Around the World

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We mined our archive for decades' worth of great pictures showing food, friends, and family.

Behind Tomb Connected to Alexander the Great, Intrigue Worthy of "Game

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As archaeologists dig deeper into the burial mound, ancient sources tell a tale of family drama and palace intrigue.

5 Takeaways From Huge Once-a-Decade Gathering on World's Protected Areas

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The World Parks Congress drew 6,000 delegates to Australia. Here's what we learned.

Downtown Coyotes: Inside the Secret Lives of Chicago's Predator

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About 2,000 of the wild animals have adapted to life in the Windy City, new images and tracking data reveal.

Watch: This Is What Happens When You Give a Squirrel a GoPro

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If you give a squirrel a GoPro, he's going to have some fun before he gives it back.

Week's Best Space Pictures: Cosmic Web, Martian Vistas, and Earth From Above

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A volcano awakens, scientists spin a massive cosmic web, and NASA's Mars rover continues to climb Mount Sharp.

Birth Mystery of Stellar Snow Globe Deepens

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Astronomers thought they'd figured out where giant clusters of old stars come from. Hubble images have sent them back to the drawing board.

In Battle Against Food Waste, Rethinking "Use By" Labels

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Consumer confusion and reluctance to eat something that might have gone bad leads to millions of tons of good food being thrown away.

Why I Want Kids to Go Play in the Parks

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As U.S. secretary of the interior, Sally Jewell, heads an agency responsible for managing energy and water resources on public lands and trust commitments to Native Americans.

Amid Epic Early Snows in Buffalo, Explaining the "Lake Effect"

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Some parts of western New York are getting more than eight feet of snow in two days.

In Africa, Tracker Dogs Join War Against Elephant Poachers

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It's all hands (and paws) on deck when it comes to the poaching crisis in Africa.