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water issues in India

Indian villagers desperate for water as wells and pumps run dry By Amit Ganguly October 29, 2015 01/05/2012 Environmental leader, Vandana Shiva explains that the introduction of unsustainable practices and technologies in the last 40 years have led to severe … Continue reading

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Golden rice

Golden rice is a variety of rice (Oryza sativa) produced through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of rice.[1] The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to … Continue reading

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Geoengineering

Geoengineering, geological engineering, engineering geology, or geotechnical engineering deals with the discovery, development, and production and use of subsurface earth resources, as well as the design and construction of earth works. Geoengineering is the application of geosciences, where mechanics, mathematics, … Continue reading

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Vandana Shiva: What’s wrong with the system that produces our food?

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