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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: July 25, 2011

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July 25, 2011

Daily Roundup: July 25, 2011

Maize Mow: Hungarian farmers received genetically modified corn seeds from distributors without knowing. Since GMOs are illegal in Hungary, the government has destroyed 1,000 acres of crop. Planetsave

Evolving Underfoot: Manhattan's small creatures have evolved, in short periods of time, to survive amid chemicals, concrete, and the rest of man’s urban works, producing a radically changed biological face of the island. New York Times

Breaking Dam: Four dams on the Klamath River may be destroyed in hopes of saving the waterway's salmon. National Geographic

Carnivorous Clouds? Scientists have found that the relationship between clouds and rain mirrors that of the lion and gazelle — which should help experts predict climate behavior. ScienceDaily

Extraterrestrial Well: The largest mass of water ever has been discovered, near a black hole 12 billion light years away. TreeHugger

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