News Two thousand mice dropped on Guam by parachute to kill snakes
They floated down from the sky Sunday 2,000 mice, wafting on tiny cardboard parachutes over Andersen Air Force Base in the U.S. territory of Guam.
News Moon gardens: NASA to sow 1st seeds of future habitat
NASA is bravely venturing into new scientific territory with a plan to start growing plants on the moon no later than 2015
News Zapping Invasive Plants from a Helicopter
Last month, I wrote about an overlooked passage in Rachel Carsons famous book, Silent Spring. To recap, the excerpt goes like this:
It is not my contention that chemical insecticides must never be used. I do contend that we have put poisonous and
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