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Jan 14, 2015 12:51 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Destroying forests and intensively farming the land erodes as much soil in a few decades as would naturally erode over thousands of years. Continue reading →
Jan 6, 2015 01:43 PM ET // Discovery News
Obsidian tools tell a different story than the theory that the Rapa Nui civilization collapsed all at once amid mass starvation.
Jan 1, 2015 10:40 AM ET // AFP
The French matching-making site has hundreds of profiles of potential mates.
Jan 1, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Celebrate the Year of the Sunflower with beautiful images and fun facts about the yellow beauties.
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.
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