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Biden administration imposes first-ever national drinking water limits on toxic PFAS

The Biden administration on Wednesday finalized strict limits on certain so-called “forever chemicals” in drinking water that will require utiliti...

Peter Higgs, physicist who proposed the existence of the 'God particle,' dies at 94

Nobel prize-winning physicist Peter Higgs, who proposed the existence of the so-called "God particle" that helped explain how matter formed after the ...

Broken record: March is 10th straight month to be hottest on record, scientists say

For the 10th consecutive month, Earth in March set a new monthly record for global heat — with both air temperatures and the world’s oceans hittin...

Massive crowds watch total solar eclipse over US

The URL has been copied to your clipboard The code has been copied to your clipboard. Millions of people in the United States from Texas to Maine lo...

Anti-polio gains threatened by returning migrants, 200,000 unvaccinated children in Afghanistan

The World Health Organization said Monday that the recent return of about 600,000 undocumented migrants from Pakistan to Afghanistan and an estimated ...

Huge crowds await a total solar eclipse in North America

Millions of spectators along a narrow corridor stretching from Mexico to the U.S. to Canada eagerly awaited Monday's celestial sensation — a total e...