An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
Environmental effects of China smoking
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PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
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Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
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Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell