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Joachim Hagopian – Death and Extinction of the Bees

Scientists have recently reported that mass extinctions of marine animals may soon be occurring at alarmingly rapid rates than previously projected due to pollution, rising water temperatures and loss of habitat. Many land species also face a similar fate for the same reasons. But perhaps the biggest foreboding danger of all facing humans is the loss of the global honeybee population. The consequence …

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Lambert Strether – How Many Edible Forests Are There in the United States?

Well, by a variant of Beveridge’s Law — “Any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the wordno” you would guess the answer is “I don’t know,” but in fact my answer is “A lot more than I would have imaginedjust a few years ago,” and that’s a good thing. An IndieGogo fundraiser to “Help us get to …