There Is Less Poison in Fish Than You Think

A new study from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography found that fish are exposed to significantly less chemicals compared to any other period over the last 40 years.


The Accidental Artistry of Wire-Wrapped Circuitry

Regular old insulated wiring beats PCB lithography, at least when it comes to looks.


Polar Bears' Penile Bones Are Breaking Because of Industrial Pollution

Industrial chemicals that were banned decades ago continue to cause problems among polar bears, which are already being hit hard by melting sea ice in the Arctic.


The Secret to Degrading PCBs and Dioxins Is in How Bacteria Breathe

Researchers uncover a previously unknown process used to break up harmful environmental toxins.