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Drought may be killing California’s giant sequoias

California’s giant sequoias are showing signs of stress — some have leaves that are drier and sparser than usual — and UC Berkeley tree biologist Anthony Ambrose thinks the … [Read More]


Clearing habitat surrounding farm fields fails to reduce pathogens

By Sarah Yang, UC Berkeley Media Relations The effort to improve food safety by clearing wild vegetation surrounding crops is not helping, and in some cases may even … [Read More]


Free Trade for Green Trade

To Support Clean Power, Open Up Trade In Green Technology By Jonas Meckling and Llewelyn Hughes (excerpted from Foreign Affairs Magazine) In the run-up to the Paris … [Read More]

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Targeting microbes could help fight coffee pest

By Dan Krotz, Lawrence Berkeley Lab In this video, Berkeley Lab’s Javier Ceja-Navarro discusses how researchers are learning how to utilize microbes that live inside … [Read More]

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