NYC teen scientist wins $250k for his math model on potato late blight
New York student Benjy Firester wins 1st place for his model on the spread of late blight – the plant pathogen that sparked the Irish potato famine of the 1840s and 1850s. His model could be used to prevent crop damage in the future. Roselle Chen reports.
Weekly Link Love — Edition 21
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Nostalgic ‘Only Fools and Horses’ stage show soothes divided Britain
Stars of the West End musical say it lets audiences reflect on ‘simpler, much betterRead More