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Exploring the Arctic's Global Seed Vault
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The global seed vault can contain more than 4 million different crops, and up to 2.5 billion seeds. 00:42
Countries that are enemies outside the vault work together inside it. Even North Korea has seeds stored here. 02:40
Scientists have used the genes of ancient plants kept in the seed vault to develop new strains that can thrive in different growing conditions. 04:00
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