The fire plan will cut down 2.4 million trees in New Jersey’s Pinelands

Bass River Township, NJ – As many as 2.4 million trees will be cut down as part of a project to prevent major wildfires in a federally protected New Jersey forest that has been declared a unique environmental treasure. New Jersey environmental officials say the plan to kill trees in a section of the Bass … Read more

Trapview: Could an AI-powered insect trap solve a $220 billion pest problem?

London CNN Business – Pests destroy up to 40% of the world’s crops each year, causing $220 billion in economic losses, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Trapview is harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to help tackle the problem. The Slovenian company has developed a device that catches … Read more

Launching dwarf tomato seeds to a space station aboard a SpaceX resupply flight

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of amazing discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – SpaceX’s 26th commercial resupply operation, scheduled for launch this weekend, will carry plenty of supplies, a pair of new solar arrays, dwarf tomato seeds and a host of science experiments to the International … Read more