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Svalbard Global Seed Vault

The Miracle of Seeds

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Craig K. Comstock

We have a vague sense that species are dying, and that GMOs might be less safe than their developers claim, but so far the grocery store keeps supplying food, and we have other things to worry about.

PHOTOS: 'Doomsday' Vault Protects The World's Seeds

Posted 07.10.2012 | Home

On a desolate Arctic island off the coast of Norway is the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a repository with the capacity to hold up to 2.25 billion seeds...

Chili Peppers From Colorado Delivered To Remote Norwegian Seed Vault

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON — Wenk's Yellow Hots, Pico de Gallos and the unpredictably hot San Juan "Tsiles" chili peppers have safely arrived at a "doomsday" vault ...

Svalbard'Doomsday' Seed Vault Photos

The Daily Green | Dan Shapley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault officially opened Feb. 26, 2008, when it received its first shipment of 100 million seeds, originating from more than 1...