crops

insects

Insects Are In 'Catastrophic' Decline Worldwide, Scientists Warn

More than 40 percent of insects are at risk of extinction within 100 years.
Becky Ferreira
2.11.19
coffee

More Than Half of Wild Coffee Species Are at Risk of Extinction

Wild coffee is not normally harvested, but it is crucial to the sustainability of cultivated varieties like Arabica and Rustica.
Becky Ferreira
1.17.19
climate change

3 big takeaways from the government's bleak climate report

Frequent destructive weather events, deteriorating health, and a stunted economy.
Emma Ockerman
11.26.18
HOTY2017

This Engineer Is Building a DIY Mars Habitat In His Backyard

How Jeff Raymond is pioneering sustainable agriculture for Earth and Mars.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.15.17
Wildfire

Wildfires are threatening California's marijuana “Emerald Triangle”

Josh Marcus
10.10.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

A master falconer shows how his bird protects valuable U.S. crops

A master falconer shows how his bird protects valuable U.S. crops
VICE News
10.10.17
Voices

Trump-Backed Legal Immigration Cuts Could Wreck US Farming Industry

If Trump's immigration plans go through, your dinner will look very different.
Demetria Irwin
8.8.17
agriculture

This Seed Sharing Network Was Designed Like a Dating Site

Will co-opting the appeal of online dating services be enough to secure crop diversity the world over?
Alex Swerdloff
5.7.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Kansas wheat farmers look to Cuba to solve U.S. agriculture crisis

Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani
3.28.17
survival guide

What Would Happen if All the Bees Went Extinct?

It's almost impossible to overstate the importance of pollinators in our ecosystem.
AC Shilton
3.1.17
Science

Hacking Quinoa DNA Could Help Solve Our Food Security Crisis

Researchers at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia say that by decoding the seed’s genome sequence, its DNA can be altered to significantly enhance yield.
Daisy Meager
2.9.17
humans of the year

Morgan Irons is Running Her Own Martian Farming Experiment

"We want to help with human expansion into deep spaces on Earth, Mars, and beyond."
Becky Ferreira
2.6.17
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