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Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
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Environmental effects of China smoking
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
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Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
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