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Posts tagged contamination

September 29, 2011

 

Sign warning fishermen to not eat fish caught in area due to mercury contamination

Are Indiana’s Fish Contaminated By Mercury?

There are lots of good reasons to make fish a regular part of your diet. But rising mercury levels in aquatic ecosystems are worrying scientists.

April 27, 2011

 

drilling for natural gas in New Mexico

What Is “Fraking” And Why Is It Such A Big Deal?

Natural gas, drilling, and fraking. Do you know what fraking is?

September 27, 2003

 

Agent Orange

This discovery led many scientists to believe that the dioxin content of Agent Orange was responsible for serious diseases suffered by Vietnam Veterans and the Vietnamese people.

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