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Dec 4, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The massive basin was part of a farm dating to the third century B.C.
Dec 3, 2014 04:47 AM ET
We farm plants and other animals, so why not fish? But are today's fish farms doing their best to keep their manufactured catch good for us and the fish? Trace looks into the good, bad and ugly behind fish farms.
Nov 30, 2014 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A new company is hard at work breeding 7,000 tarantulas.
Nov 18, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Annalee Newitz, iO9
Roughly 9,000 years ago, humans had mastered farming to the point where food was plentiful. Then, abruptly, these proto-cities were abandoned for millennia.
Aug 12, 2014 02:38 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Huge spheres, 180 feet wide, submerged 60 feet below the ocean will be capable of yielding 24,000 tons of seafood a year. Continue reading →
Jun 23, 2014 01:38 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
A threat to the future of our food supply garners some action from the U.S. federal government.
Jun 20, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Egg of a parasite that still infects people today found in the burial plot of a child who lived 6,200 years ago in an ancient farming community.
May 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
What crops your ancestors grew likely determined your mindset, a new study finds.
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