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Dot Earth Blog: Can Genetics and Breeding Do for Cassava What They’ve Done For Corn?

published about 3 hours ago
Dot Earth Blog: Can Genetics and Breeding Do for Cassava What They’ve Done For Corn?
Bill Gates explores non-GMO genetic research boosting corn and cassava yields.

San Gabriel Valley water agency declares supply emergency

published about 15 hours ago
The Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District declared a water supply emergency Wednesday amid record-low levels.

Asbestos tests clear other schools in Ocean View district

published about 16 hours ago
Asbestos tests clear other schools in Ocean View district
Asbestos testing has revealed that most of the campuses in a beleaguered Orange County school district pose no threat to students and will remain open.

Dot Earth Blog: ‘Extreme Whether’ Explores the Climate Fight as a Family Feud

published 1 day ago
Dot Earth Blog: ‘Extreme Whether’ Explores the Climate Fight as a Family Feud
A new play tries to engage audiences on global warming through a family feud over fossil fuels, dying frogs and melting ice.

Southland bad air days jump in 2014; Hot, stangant weather blamed

published 1 day ago
Southland bad air days jump in 2014; Hot, stangant weather blamed
Hot, stagnant weather in Southern California pushed smog levels above federal health standards on 94 days in 2014, up from 88 last year, regional pollution regulators say.