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Are small farms in India the key to taking tea organic?
This stove cleanly burns plastic and charges a phone
Why saving lemurs will save this country's rainforests
The bugs that can save the bees
Robotic plants could be coming to your garden
Space lasers could help count the carbon for the trees
Are small farms in India the key to taking tea organic?
Are small farms in India the key to taking tea organic?

In the world’s second largest hub for tea production, family farmers are working to get it on a greener track.

This stove cleanly burns plastic and charges a phone
This stove cleanly burns plastic and charges a phone

Two young entrepreneurs designed the device to cut deaths from indoor air pollution in the developing world.

Why saving lemurs will save this country’s rainforests
Why saving lemurs will save this country's rainforests

As lemur populations drop, the importance of their droppings to Madagascar’s rainforest health rises.

The bugs that can save the bees
The bugs that can save the bees

A university student has discovered a virus that searches out and destroys bacteria ravaging honey bee hives.

Robotic plants could be coming to your garden
Robotic plants could be coming to your garden

Scientists are developing technology mimicking intricate root systems to monitor pollution and improve food safety.

Space lasers could help count the carbon for the trees
Space lasers could help count the carbon for the trees

New technology is being developed to map the world’s forests, giving policymakers a better idea of how much carbon they really hold.

Are you ready for a 35-year drought?
Are you ready for a 35-year drought?

Scientists predict up to a 50 percent chance of a mega-drought in the American West this century—and it’s almost certain we’ll be hit with a decade-long dry spell.

Drought dowsing goes hi-tech
Drought dowsing goes hi-tech

Can a sonar device that measures water underground be a game changer for California’s severe drought?

The link between dying wildlife, slavery and terrorism
The link between dying wildlife, slavery and terrorism

A new report says poaching is financing terrorist groups, while disappearing fish stocks are spurring violent crime.

New biopesticide offers hope for honey bees
New biopesticide offers hope for honey bees

Could venom from an Australian funnel web spider be the key to solving Colony Collapse Disorder?


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