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California Aims to Restrict Popular Pesticide

California regulators recommended new restrictions Thursday on a widely used pesticide blamed for harming the brains of babies. The Department of Pesticide Regulation issued temporary guidelines for chlorpyrifos that include…

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E. Coli Still Haunts Desert Romaine Lettuce Season

Lettuce growers in the desert valleys of the U.S. Southwest will face more federal scrutiny during the winter growing season, in hope of preventing the type of contamination with E.…

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Hubble Space Telescope Working Again After 3-Week Shutdown

The Hubble Space Telescope is studying the cosmos once again after a three-week shutdown. NASA says the orbiting observatory resumed scientific observations over the weekend. Hubble’s pointing system was compromised…

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