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Trees Beat Lawns for Water Hungry L.A.
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Trees Beat Lawns for Water Hungry L.A.

Evaporation from overwatered lawns cost the city of Los Angeles 70 billion gallons of wasted water a year. But the city's trees were much thriftier. Christopher Intagliata reports.

12 hours ago — Christopher Intagliata

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New Concrete Recipes Could Cut Cracks

60-Second Science - May 19, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:18
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Field Study: Worms Leave 'Til No-Till

60-Second Science - May 12, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:24
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Wilderness Areas Suffer from Human Sound

60-Second Science - May 7, 2017 - By Steve Mirsky02:28
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Pollution Peaks When Temperatures Top Out

60-Second Science - May 3, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:07
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