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Organic farming cannot feed the world
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
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Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
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