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Researchers Revive A Plant Frozen In Time

Friday, May 31, 2013

It sounds like something from the movies โ€” scientists uncover a sample of plant material frozen inside a glacier for hundreds of years, bring it back to the lab, and watch as it comes back to life. Catherine LaFarge describes the work, and what it means for plant scientists.

Source: NPR

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