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Sunday Aug 31
The Toronto Star
Norway's 'Doomsday Vault' holds a priceless treasure: Seeds
Staff at the Syria's Icarda have been quietly moving their stores of seeds, including some species dating back to the dawn of civilization, for safekeeping at the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway's High Arctic.
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