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Home & Garden
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How Pollen Works
Pollen grains are, in essence, plant sperm. But how do the grains get where they need to go, and what's the advantage of trusting your genetic future to the winds?
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Remarkable Women in History
Fannie Lou Hamer: From Sharecropper to Civil and Voting Rights Icon
Born into a family of poor sharecroppers in Mississippi, Fannie Lou Hamer became field secretary for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and an indefatigable fighter for civil and voting rights.