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An audio slideshow chronicles Norman Borlaug’s lifelong efforts to defeat a plant pathogen called stem rust. This fungus threatens wheat production, especially in the developing world. Narrated by Science reporter Erik Stokstad, the slideshow features interviews with Borlaug and other scientists about a new race of fungus and research to create resistant varieties of wheat.

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  • Education > General

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    Keywords:

    Middle school 6-8,wheat,NSDL,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,disease,High school lower division 9-10,High school upper division 11-12,fungus,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110722020332772T,virulent,Life Science,video,Education,Movie/Animation,Audio/Visual,stem rust,Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture

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    English

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