Tag Archives: Genetic Diversity

2008: Preserving Biodiversity – The Role of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault, part of a network of global seed banks, plays a crucial role in preserving plant genetic diversity, safeguarding seeds against global threats, and ensuring future agricultural sustainability

c. 1.2 Billion BCE: The Evolutionary Leap – The Origin of Sex in Eukaryotes

Explores the transition of eukaryotes from asexual to sexual reproduction around 1.2 billion years ago, highlighting the evolutionary advantages of sexual reproduction in enhancing genetic diversity and adaptation.