05/09/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

'Doomsday' Seed Vault Holds World's Most Diverse Stock Of Food Crop Seed

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault officially opened Feb. 26, 2008, when it received its first shipment of 100 million seeds, originating from more than 100 different nations. In March 2010, its collection will top 500,000, and it will become the most diverse collection of food crop seeds anywhere on Earth.

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