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Nuclear Plant May Be In Hot Water Over Its Cooling System  |   

Operators of the Turkey Point nuclear plant near Miami have received federal permission to run their cooling system above the old 100 degree limit. The decision is meant to combat algae growth and rising temperature in cooling canals, but environmental groups in nearby Biscayne National Park are concerned.

Does Your Dog Feel Jealous, Or Is That A Purely Human Flaw?  |   

Dog owners don't doubt that their pooch has feelings. But scientists aren't so sure. An experiment found that dogs act upset, dare we say jealous, when their owners ignore them for a stuffed animal.

This Aspiring Astronaut Might Be The World's Most Amazing Teen  |   

He lived in a village in Tanzania. He dreamed of being an astronaut. Now he's studying in a Florida flight academy — and hoping his secret potato salad recipe will bring support to pay the tuition.

An Animal Makes A $10,000 Deposit, But Not At The Bank  |   

A Beverly Hills auction house has an unusual fossil for sale. It's not an ancient animal. It's something an ancient animal left behind — and it's very, very long.

Many Kids Who Are Obese Or Overweight Don't Know It   |   

A significant percentage of obese kids think their weight is just fine. But do they need to know the truth to get healthier?

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