Down on the Farm That Harvests Metal From Plants – The New York Times

 

Plants Are Now Sprouting High in Himalayas as the Planet Warms | Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine

Shrubs in foreground, Khumbu and Cholatse in background

Just what this means for the fragile mountain ecosystem is unclear, but researchers say the need to find out is ‘urgent’

Source: Plants Are Now Sprouting High in Himalayas as the Planet Warms | Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine

The Gene Drive Dilemma: We Can Alter Entire Species, but Should We? – The New York Times

Gene drives in DNA force target traits onto offspring and descendants, whether modified, natural, or recessive.