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A GMO Purple Tomato Is Coming to Stores. Will the US Bite?

In December 2004, plant scientist Cathie Martin went to the greenhouse to check on her tomatoes. The tiny fruits, about the size of...

‘Flash Droughts’ Are the Midwest’s Next Big Climate Threat

Flash droughts are also a global problem, with Brazil, India, and multiple countries in Africa facing the worst impacts. In 2010, a flash...

Hints of New Life in the Shadows of Venezuela’s Last Glacier

This story initially appeared on Atlas Obscura and is an element of the Climate Desk collaboration.In 1986, at the age of 21, Alejandra...

This Prairie Grassland Project Collects Native Seeds

The BLM funds the partnership together with personal donations and the Society for Ecological Restoration, a conservation group. The company prioritizes native crops...

How Healthy Is a Farm’s Soil? Check How Active Its Microbes Are

But industrial agriculture is endangering these microbes. When farmers give attention to turning over discipline after discipline of the identical crop, and kill...

A Plan to Slow the Creep of the Sahara—by Planting Gardens

This story initially appeared on Atlas Obscura and is an element of the Climate Desk collaboration.From the air, the new backyard in the...

The Lithium Mine Versus the Wildflower

The environmental ethicist Katie McShane compares our reverence for species to the phrase freedom. Everyone believes in it, however no one is...

The Sneaky, Lying Flower That Pretends to Be a Rotting Beetle

It was the butterflies that tipped them off. Thomas Rupp, a PhD scholar in ecology on the Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg, was strolling...

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Africa Bitcoin Conference Starts December 5th – Tech Zone Daily

The first Africa Bitcoin Conference (ABC) is set for December 5-7 at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra, Ghana,...
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Warren Buffett’s successor Greg Abel ramps up Berkshire Hathaway stake significantly

Greg Abel, Warren Buffett's designated successor, just increased his stake in Berkshire Hathaway significantly. Abel, vice chairman of...

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Africa Bitcoin Conference Starts December 5th – Tech Zone Daily

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