6. Farmer Suicide

A grim reminder of the pitfalls of agriculture. (WFP)

7. Can Bees Smell Cancer?

A glass apparatus uses bees to screen for tumors? (Smithsonian)

8. Why Parks are Filled With Squirrels

The unusual tale of how American squirrels arrived in the city. (Gizmodo)

9. Hog Heaven

Hogs can hide well …. but not from thermal-imaging. The DeHogaflier drone is a hunter’s best friend. (The Economist)

10. Terroir science or mysticism?

Measuring for truth — scientists are skimming the surface of wine grapes for an answer. (New York Times)

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