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Shades of Green

To mark Earth Day, we explore some of the ways, big and small, people are working to tackle environmental problems.

Shades of Green

Go on an adventure into unexpected corners of the health and science world each week with award-winning host Maiken Scott. The Pulse will take you behind the doors of operating rooms, into the lab with some of the world’s foremost scientists, and back in time to explore life-changing innovations. The Pulse delivers stories in ways that matter to you, and answers questions you never knew you had.

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A living room with plants, lit by natural sunlight. Photo courtesy of Madeleine Somerville

Living green

On the spectrum from tree hugger to climate-change denier, Americans claim to be “green” — or not — in all sorts of ways.

2 days ago

Andrea Avery, second from left, playing the piano with a friend when she was 10 years old. (Courtesy of Andrea Avery)

Between health and illness

Andrea Avery was a piano whiz kid until she developed rheumatoid arthritis at age 12. The disease symptoms can leave her feeling able-bodied one day, disabled the next.

1 week ago

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