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Plant Diversity: The Leitmotif Of Botanical Gardens

Botanical gardens connect research and visitor experiences to the mission of protecting plant diversity. Richard Olsen, Director of the US National Arboretum, considers the future of these gardens in a century that will see so much lost to globalization.

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Rodney Dietert: The Human Superorganism

Rodney Dietert, Professor of Immunotoxicology at Cornell University, suggests that the origin of asthma, autism, Alzheimer's, allergies and other chronic diseases may have a lot to do with the human microbiome.

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MY WILD AFFAIR

The Elephant Who Found a Mom

Learn how the death of a baby elephant led to the rescue of more than 150 elephant orphans.

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NOVA

Separating Twins

Witness the extraordinary surgery that will allow twin girls, born joined at the head, to live separate lives.

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NOVA Labs

NOVA Labs is a digital platform where "citizen scientists" can actively participate in the scientific process. From predicting solar storms to tracking cloud movements, NOVA Labs participants can take part in real-world investigations by visualizing, analyzing, and sharing the same data that scientists use.

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