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Seed Vault

Syrian War Causes The Global Doomsday Seed Vault's First Withdrawal

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 09.28.2015 | World

The doomsday seed vault on Norway's remote Svalbard archipelago houses the world's back up supply of seeds to ensure crop diversity. It contains depo...

Confederate Land Art: The Apotheosis of Racist Iconography

Paul Gunther | Posted 07.07.2015 | Politics
Paul Gunther

As South Carolina's Capitol grounds and other jurisdictions decide the fate of their most prominent emblems of past oppression and contemporary reaction, Stone Mountain guarantees that at least one Confederate icon will loom over the South's largest city for as long into the future as mankind can foresee.

Congressmen Hand Deliver Chili Peppers To 'Doomsday' Seed Vault In Remote Arctic

Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As an historic climate bill is stalled in the Senate, some United States legislators have decided to reach across party lines and lead a bipartisan ef...

WATCH: Inside The Doomsday Seed Vault

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Take a look inside the global seed vault in this clip from National Geographic's upcoming 3-night special, "How The Earth Changed History". The seed ...