An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
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Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
Environmental effects of China smoking
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
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A few years ago when I was getting a haircut, the barbers and other customers mocked and laughed at me...
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
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We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
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