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Flavor secrets of Hass avocados probed

What makes an avocado delicious? U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) plant physiologist David M. Obenland and a team led by University of California-Riverside colleague Mary Lu Arpaia are collaborating in a series of studies ...

dateMar 07, 2014 in Ecology
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NASA image: Rim Fire update Sept. 02, 2013

The Rim Fire in and around Yosemite National Park, which began on August 17, 2013 is now the fourth largest fire in California's history. According to for Sept. 02, 2013: "The Rim Fire grew approximately 8,310 ...

dateSep 03, 2013 in Earth Sciences
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