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diamondback moth

NOM NOM NOM  In their caterpillar phase, diamondback moths can wreak havoc on a cabbage patch. A newly approved field trial aims to test whether a GM strain could reduce their damage.

airplane takeoff

TAKEOFF TROUBLE Rising temperatures mean more planes will have to lose weight to take off, studies suggest.

Sentinel-1 satellite image of Larsen C

COMPLETELY CRACKED  Images from the European Space Agency’s Sentinel-1 satellites confirm the crack of Larsen C has reached the Weddell Sea, allowing an iceberg weighing 1 trillion metric tons to calve.

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