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image: Opinion: The Flood Reduction Benefits of Wetlands

Opinion: The Flood Reduction Benefits of Wetlands

By Michael W. Beck and Siddharth Narayan | August 31, 2017

Conservationists and the insurance industry team up to model the economic benefits of marshes during hurricanes.

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image: Invasive Species Aids Salt Marshes

Invasive Species Aids Salt Marshes

By Kate Yandell | April 8, 2013

Ailing Cape Cod marshes are recovering with the arrival of European green crabs.

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image: Searching for Alien Genomes

Searching for Alien Genomes

By Jef Akst | October 22, 2012

J. Craig Venter plans to develop a machine to find and sequence DNA on Mars, but another genomics mogul, Jonathan Rothberg, may beat him to it.

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image: Mixed Report for Oiled Salt Marshes

Mixed Report for Oiled Salt Marshes

By Ed Yong | June 25, 2012

Louisiana’s salt marshes are recovering from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, but some areas have been irreversibly lost.

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