The Cold War phrase "peaceful co-existence" has been revived in a new context: As a potential solution in the clash between organic agriculture and genetic engineering.This agricultural battle is global in scope, but one place where the tension is most tangible, and where its consequences are most c
In a case that is every bit a 21st century crime both in terms of what was stolen and how, thieves in Europe have made off with about $40 million worth of carbon emission permits.The permits are issued in Europe to try to fight global warming.
As the globe warms up, many plants and animals are moving uphill to keep their cool. Conservationists are anticipating much more of this as they make plans to help natural systems adapt to a warming planet.
Florida is a national leader in orange and grapefruit production.But in the past few years, landowners have given up on more than 100,000 acres of citrus groves, which have become a threat to producers of the state's signature crop.The abandoned groves are breeding grounds for pests and diseases.