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Haunting photos reveal what nuclear-disaster ghost towns look like years after being abandoned


A new solar-power device can turn salt water into clean drinking water and produce electricity at the same time


Indonesia is spending $33 billion to move its capital from a sinking city to an island where forests have been burning



A massive plastic-cleanup device invented by a 25-year-old may finally be catching trash in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch


England's housing crisis has gotten so bad that children are living in shipping containers, doing homework on the toilet, and eating on floors. Nearly 400,000 more kids could be homeless soon.


'Forever chemicals' linked to cancer and developmental issues lurk in the blood of almost every American. Here's how to avoid them.



Tiny pellets called 'nurdles' are leeching into the ocean. A new Shell plant could produce 80 trillion of them a year.


Newark's lead contamination crisis could be worse than Flint's. Residents say the city is handling it all wrong.


New Jersey’s largest city just handed out expired bottles of water to residents affected by the lead contamination crisis


9 moonshot ideas that became real-life innovations, from driverless cars to birth-control pills


New Jersey’s largest city is distributing bottled water — another sign that its water crisis may be mirroring Flint


Devastating photos show the damage of Typhoon Lekima, which left at least 44 people dead and forced 1 million to evacuate in China



A floating nuclear plant in Russia features a gym, bar, and pool. An expert calls it 'Chernobyl on ice.'


Vinyl gloves used at certain McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s locations may contain toxic chemicals linked to reproductive issues


A group of scientists called the 'Ring of 5' found evidence of a major nuclear accident that went undeclared in Russia


Chernobyl's 'sarcophagus,' which helped contain the spread of radiation, is being dismantled because it's teetering on collapse



An abandoned chemical plant in Russia could set off a Chernobyl-style environmental disaster. Take a look inside.


Notre Dame's destructive fire left visitors without a place to worship. A pop-up center made of charred timber could offer a temporary fix.


An 18-year-old has found a way to use 'magnetic liquid' invented by NASA to remove harmful microplastics from water


Breast milk could carry harmful chemicals like flame retardants and BPA, but breastfeeding is still the healthiest food source for babies