August 31, 2009
http://www.ted.com The varieties of wheat, corn and rice we grow today may not thrive in a future threatened by climate change. Cary Fowler takes us inside a vast global seed bank, buried within a frozen mountain in Norway, that stores a diverse group of food-crop for whatever tomorrow may bring.
from the archives:
Jonathan Drori: Why we’re storing billions of seeds
No Strain No Gain – As SchNEWS Gets To The Root Of Problems With Seedy Business
Inside The Svalbard Global Seed Vault + “Noah’s Ark” seed vault opens
“Doomsday Seed Vault” in the Arctic by F. William Engdahl (GMO)
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