News from the Field

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Jamaica's Anti-Doping Board Resigns

Following a recent emergency audit from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), all 11 members of Jamaica's Anti-Doping Commission (Jadco) have resigned, the Jamaican newspaper The Gleaner reports.... Read More

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Turning Blight into Beauty in Detroit

To reverse the downward spiral of Detroit’s East Side, a private company is tearing down a blighted neighborhood with plans of putting a large-scale urban farm in its place. Hantz Woodlands... Read More

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Sea Life Erupts Along California Coast

Monterey, California and neighboring coastal areas have witnessed a massive increase of sea life in recent months. Scientists say it all began with a late season burst of anchovies that attracted... Read More

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AHA Accused of Covering Up Hollywood Animal Deaths

The Hollywood Reporter published a startling story Monday detailing the American Humane Association's failure to monitor and take action against animal abuse on the set of dozens of major film... Read More

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Watch: Jellyfish-like Robot Flies

New York University researchers have developed a flying robot that emulates the full-body propulsions of a jellyfish, translating the invasive invertebrate's pulsating movements to a new fluid:... Read More