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pesticides

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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'Cannabis Chemistry' explains the why behind the high

A new video from the American Chemical Society examines the science behind getting high and how some labs are working to prevent "killer" buzzes.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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Scientists put backpacks on bees to study colony collapse

Australian scientists are fitting bees with tiny sensors so they can monitor and study the insects' drastically diminishing populations.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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CSIRO puts backpacks on bees to study colony collapse

The CSIRO is fitting bees with tiny sensors so that it can monitor and study the drastically diminishing bee population.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Know what to buy organic with the Dirty Dozen app

This handy and free iOS app lists the 12 fruits and vegetables with the most pesticide residues.

By Jan. 12, 2012

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Don't blink! It's a disappearing fruit label

Scott Amron, award-winning electrical engineer and concept artist, has come up with Vanishing Fruitwash Labels, which dissolve into an organic produce wash.

By Oct. 26, 2011

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Bite this! Handheld device sniffs out bedbugs

Bed Bug Detective works like a dog's nose to find the hidden creepy pests and their eggs so you can toss your sheets in the drier--or run screaming out of the house.

By May. 24, 2011

Editors' Take

Click & Grow Smart Flowerpot

Smart Flowerpot reveals your green thumbs

Oct. 15, 2013

MSRP: $79.00