Global Seed Vault authorizes first-ever seed withdrawal
October 22, 2015, 10:33 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Arctic repository is making the unprecedented move to assist researchers sidelined by Syria’s Civil War.
Thirsty olive trees create healthier virgin olive oil
September 8, 2015, 5:40 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
When olive trees receive less water, their fruit produces oil with more beneficial compounds.
Submerged bovines live the good life on Thai farm
June 5, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Farmers in Asia rely on their cattle a lot, but that doesn't mean it's all work and no play. For many water buffalo, life is like a year-round pool party.