A Plant That ‘Can’t Die’ Reveals Its Genetic Secrets

About 86 million years ago, the entire Welwitschia genome doubled, following an error in cell division, increasing drought and prolonged drought in the region – and possibly during the formation of the Namib Desert itself. Tao Wan, a botanist at Fairy Lake Botanical Garden in Shenzhen, China, and lead author of the study. He said …

‘Die in a Gunfight’ Review: Another Story of Crossover Lovers

Combine edgy action movie clichés with a script inspired by the hackneyed “Romeo and Juliet” and you get “Die in a Gunfight,” a neon-saturated shooting game that follows a brooding couple as they fend off their mob. here are the parents. Director Collin Schiffli draws on the hyper-stylized playbook from filmmakers like Quentin Tarantino, Edgar …