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November 8, 2011

 

a pile of shredded recycling paper

How Many Times Can You Recycle Paper?

You've seen the recycling logo, three arrows pointing around in an endless loop. This is a little misleading though. Find out why!

July 6, 2011

 

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Spiders Recycling

What if a nice, protein-rich insect doesn't get trapped in the web every day? What's a hungry orb-weaver to do?

December 31, 2010

 

Christmas tree on the curb

What Should You Do With Your Old Christmas Tree?

Christmas is over but what should you do with your Christmas tree?

January 1, 2010

 

Plastic shopping bags.

What Actually Happens When Recycling Plastics?

Ever wonder what actually happens when recycling plastics? Learn about the process on this Moment of Science.

November 13, 2009

 

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Beer Power

Learn how scientists are recycling brewery waste to create energy.

November 8, 2007

 

Turkey farm

Turkey Power

Turkey isn't just what's for dinner anymore. Waste from the feathered holiday creature can now be transformed into other kinds of energy.

August 2, 2007

 

Paper and plastic grocery bags

Paper or Plastic?

It’s a question that echoes through the aisles of supermarkets across the country, but is there a right answer? The city of San Francisco thinks so: paper.

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