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Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
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Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Blogs, Science News
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
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10 Golden Rules for Reforestation
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.