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2011-06-01 07:09:18

The United Nation’s executive secretary on biodiversity said Tuesday that approval of a global treaty on the harvesting of genetic resources should occur by July 2012.

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2008-10-09 07:00:00

According to the UN’s top biodiversity official, growing cities must increase parkland, plant trees, and recycle resources to protect plants and animals.

2006-03-22 14:15:00

Worms, bacteria and beetles living below ground are part of the largest and least known trove of life on earth that could have spin-offs from farming to pharmaceuticals, a UN report said on Wednesday.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.