New research suggests GMO corn produces higher yields
March 5, 2018, 2:01 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Data from 76 published peer-reviewed studies offers compelling reasons to keep an open mind about GMOs.
Scientists find pesticide residue in 75 percent of honey
October 6, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The levels are reportedly safe for humans, but they're high enough to harm bees — and that's bad news for us, too.
How bees, coffee beans and climate change are inextricably linked
September 14, 2017, 12:49 p.m. by Starre Vartan
When pollinators suffer due to climate change, coffee crops do, too.
Rice paddies: Glassy landscapes with a complex history
May 31, 2017, 11:32 a.m. by Catie Leary
These beautiful rice paddy fields are more than a pretty landscape scene. They represent an ancient agricultural legacy that humans still depend on.
Seattle businesses are slipping on Amazon's 1.7 million free bananas
May 24, 2017, 5:49 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
No good deed goes unpeeled.
8 surprising facts about hamsters
Say hello to the Goliath birdeater spider
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
A mysterious seismic wave washed over the planet, and now we think we know what it was
Young hosta shoots are edible. Who knew?