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SciA: Approaching Pluto; Five Years Since the Haiti Earthquake; Disease Hurts African Maize; Rewilding Crops; Gold Rush in South American Rainforests

January 15th, 2015

Episode 16 of 158 episodes

NASA's New Horizons probe gets set to examine Pluto after a 9 year trip; Five years since the devastating earthquake hit Haiti; Kenyan farmers and scientists struggle to battle crop disease; Will adding ancestral traits help improve our food?; Gold mines are causing deforestation in South America

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