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vegetation

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We bring you peas: Vegetables grown in simulated Mars dirt

An experiment to test the viability of growing food on the Red Planet has resulted in successful crops of 10 different vegetables.

By March 8, 2016

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How to quickly steam fresh vegetables in the microwave

Stop buying frozen, steam-in-bag vegetables from the grocery store. Save money and time by buying fresh vegetables and steaming them with a microwave and a little cling wrap.

By March 7, 2016

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Medium wants people to eat their 'information vegetables'

Obvious CEO and Twitter co-founder Evan Williams says his new project is about creating content that focuses on quality over speed.

By November 5, 2012

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Reflected light maps Earth's vegetation

Using data collected by the VIIRS sensor aboard the Suomi NPP satellite, NOAA has created a map of the world's vegetation.

By June 21, 2013

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Google adds terrain, vegetation imagery to Maps

The company makes the latest of several improvements to Maps this month.

By October 26, 2012

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Google Maps hack turns any Street View into an urban jungle

A clever Google Maps hack overlays Street View with vines, trees, grass, and other vegetation for an altered view of reality.

By March 19, 2014

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An ant farm for root vegetables

The Root Vue Farm may take its cue from an ant farm, but it provides for a different type of resident.

By August 30, 2011

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Koubachi's $99 Wi-Fi plant monitor outsmarts the garden gnome

Not exactly plants vs. aliens: Startup Koubachi has begun selling a $99 Wi-Fi device to gauge the state of your vegetation and send you advice over the Internet.

By August 31, 2012

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Vegetative man not communicating after all

In November, a Belgian man paralyzed and until recently uncommunicative from a 1983 car accident seemed to have a message. But now doctor now says it was a case of miscommunication.

By February 20, 2010

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Vegetative patients show brain activity, awareness

Researchers publish a groundbreaking yet preliminary study that, with the help of MRI scans, finds 17 percent of patients thought to be vegetative exhibit normal brain activity.

By February 4, 2010