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Sick Slicks: Counting Down The 13 Worst Oil Spills

Counting down the past half-century's worst 13 oil spills on land and sea reveals a stunning succession of sick slicks with the sad promise of more to come.

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Trashed Planet: Our Global Pollution Hangover

As these photographs prove, subsisting on a decades-long diet of trash has made Mother Nature rough around the edges & in desperate need of a hardcore makeover

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This Bug's For You: 40 Stomach Churning Insect Laden Edibles

Hungry for a planet-friendly, protein-packed snack that will prompt your taste buds to say "Hey"? There's nothing quite like a mouthful of bugs to save the day!

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Well Red: 10 Amazing Red Animals

Red animals are rarely retiring - their brilliant crimson, scarlet and vermillion hues dare others to notice them and often remind them to keep their distance.

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Feats of Strength: 6 Amazing/Surprising Animal Superpowers

From daredevil damselfish to borneo ninja slugs to really strong dung beetles, some animals surprise with incredible feats reminiscent of fictional superpowers.

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Butter Living: 10 Amazing Yellow Animals

Yellow: the color of sunshine, lemons, bananas, and a surprising variety of animals who find 'butter living' to be better living.

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12 New Extra-Large Sustainable Building Designs

If we're going to adapt to the changing needs of the world, we need to think big - like these 12 concepts for sustainable skyscrapers, cities and societies.

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Signs of Life: 7 New Animals to Emerge This Spring

With spring in the air, old animals reemerge while new animals like color-changing frogs, amphibious insects, big-toothed leeches and more make grand entrances.

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Critical Condition: 12 Very Rare and Endangered Animals

The Cuban crocodile, Florida bonneted bat, Grenada dove and green-eyed frog are just some animals on a recent list of critically endangered animals.

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Animal Native Tongues: Decoding 5 Cool Languages

For giggling hyenas, growling dogs, squeaking catfish, singing woolly bats and beeping honeybees, certain sounds are rich in complex communication and meaning.

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Puddle Jumping Welcome: Stunning Stormwater Park Concept

Public spaces are rarely as functional as in this concept. These spaces would function as recreational centers when dry...and when filled with storm water.

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Feed 'Em: Animal Diet Secrets, Guilty Pleasures and Hunting Tricks

Ensuring steady food sources is key for survival in the animal kingdom, requiring animals like songbirds, baboons and even sharks to be a little creative.

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Fuels Paradise: THUMS Islands Help Big Oil Look Good

The THUMS islands, built off Long Beach back in the '60s, look like tropical paradises but they conceal a slippery secret more valuable than gold - BLACK gold!

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Selection Sunday: A Sweet 16 of Cool Animal Discoveries

In honor of NCAA Tournament Selection Sunday, WebEcoist provides a Sweet Sixteen of the most recent bizarre, intriguing and exciting animal discoveries.

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Animal Suicide: Realistic or Illegitimate?

Animal suicide is seemingly easy to dismiss on the surface but merits more thought when considering how captivity, depression and other factors can affect animals.

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