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Maryn McKenna's Big Chicken, Part 2

Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 2 of 2)  

October 18, 2017 — Maryn McKenna and Steve Mirsky

Maryn McKenna's Big Chicken, Part 1

Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 1 of 2)  

October 17, 2017 — Maryn McKenna and Steve Mirsky

Ships at Sea Stoke Lightning Strikes

Exhaust fumes from oceangoing vessels lead to an almost doubling of lightning activity over shipping lanes compared to adjacent areas of the sea.  

October 17, 2017 — Julia Rosen

Should We Bid Farewell to Piñon?

Experts disagree on whether this hearty pine, vital to the American West, is dying from climate change or just correcting for its recent success

October 10, 2017 — Jim O'Donnell and Ensia
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