Cary Fowler

Mar. 07, 2008

Arctic 'Doomsday' Seed Vault Opens

A frozen vault containing samples of seeds from around the world has begun accepting seeds for storage. The Svalbard Global Seed Vault aims to preserve seeds to protect the world's crop diversity.

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