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Waste Amphetamines Alter Underwater Ecosystems

August 25th, 2016

Episode 548 of 579 episodes

Using an artificial stream system, researchers found that amphetamine residues altered insect and microbial life in aquatic ecosystems. Christopher Intagliata reports.