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Mysterious Chinese Seed Packets Are Showing Up All Over The US,...

Dozens of US states have reported mysterious seeds showing up in packages from China and are warning citizens not to plant them because they...

Seafood products made from cells should be labeled cell-based

Companies seeking to commercialize seafood products made from the cells of fish or shellfish should use the term "cell-based" on product labels,...

Earliest humans stayed at the Americas ‘oldest hotel’ in Mexican cave

A cave in a remote part of Mexico was visited by humans around 30,000 years ago - 15,000 years earlier than people were previously...

Space to grow, or grow in space — how vertical farms...

Vertical farms with their soil-free, computer-controlled environments may sound like sci-fi. But there is a growing environmental and economic case for them,...

Protecting natural forest in oil palm plantations crucial for conservation

Forest conservation areas in oil palm plantations play a vital role in storing carbon and boosting rainforest biodiversity, a new study on...

Scientists unlock secrets of Ethiopia’s superfood in race to save it...

Teff, an ancient grain originally from Ethiopia, is a staple crop for 50 million people in the country. It is also increasingly...

Plant cell gatekeepers’ diversity could be key to better crops

Scientists have shed new light on how the network of gatekeepers that controls the traffic in and out of plant cells works,...

Birds, bees and butter — new study shows biodiversity critical for...

Shea yields are likely to benefit from a diversity of trees and shrubs in parkland habitats in West Africa, according to a new study...

‘Murder Hornets’ Have Officially Been Spotted in The US. Here’s What...

As if 2020 wasn't already bad enough, the US now has another problem to deal with: a terrifying monster insect nicknamed the "murder hornet".Officially...

A Tragic Scene: Farmers Dumping Milk Because

In recent days, social media has been abuzz over photos of large trucks dumping milk, which seems astonishing since...