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Some times I am astonished at how fast things change. these urban farms didn't exist a decade ago, and are now growing 20% of the worlds food.
U.N. FAO reports that 15 to 20 percent of the world’s food is grown in cities. These 6 urban farms show that urban agriculture can create a sustainable food
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Science is revealing that trees are social beings that cooperate in interesting and powerful ways
No tree is an island, and no place is this truer than the forest. Hidden beneath the soil of the forest understory is a labyrinth of ...
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Get a first look at the brand new Polymer 0.8 release on today's episode of #Polycasts  with +Rob Dodson. Learn the basics of creating your very own custom elements.
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From Tarzan to Tanzania – how a childhood dream of living with animals changed the way we understand chimps and humans
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Buzz Over Bee Health: New Pesticide Studies Rev Up Controversy http://n.pr/1Gj4GWn
Two new studies published in the journal Nature point to a connection between a class of insecticides known as neonicotinoids and a decline in bee health. What's bad for bees is bad for crops, too.
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How did fish evolve into four-legged beasts that roam the land? A key part of that mystery has been solved by fossils found on a Nova Scotia beach.
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Amazing innovation here - #3D #FaceCapture using your #Smartphone camera without the need of additional sensors. Amazing find (thanks +prosthetic knowledge). Learn more:
More Here: http://seene.co/labs/#faces
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Interested in learning about 3 phase power?  Check out this quick video:
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I detect a Rembrandt-like vibe in these portraits.
In an ongoing London exhibition, artist Graham Fink is using an eye tracker to draw portraits, live, using only his eyes. The eye tracker, provided by Tobii Technology, uses infrared light to track...
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