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Apr 22, 2014 08:02 AM ET // Tim Wall
Intense heat during meteor impacts forged tiny bits of glass that trapped fragments of ancient plant life in Argentina. Could the same process have entombed signs of life on Mars? Continue reading →
Apr 22, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
For Earth Day, gardeners can order open-source seeds to help ensure vegetable, fruit and grain seeds are available to everyone.
Apr 21, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience.com
A gorgeous new orchid species has been discovered in Panama.
Apr 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Check out these flowering plants that can help give bees a boost.
Apr 2, 2014 08:43 AM ET // Tim Wall
Archeologists recently discovered domesticated crops from opposite sides of the continent mingled together in ancient herders campsites found in the rugged grasslands and mountains of central Asia. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2014 01:27 PM ET // Tim Wall
Foresters and environmental scientists recently calculated how increased use of wood construction materials would reduce carbon dioxide pollution and fossil fuel demand. Continue reading →
The world has moved on since the 1986 catastrophe, but one thing hasn't changed very much: The dead trees, plants and leaves at the contaminated site.
Mar 25, 2014 05:59 AM ET
It's very easy to tell the difference from plants and animals...right? It was announced last week that sea anemones are actually half animal, and half plant! Trace explains how something can be both.
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