Fabled Palm Trees Reborn From Ancient Seeds In Israel

Fabled Palm Trees Reborn From Ancient Seeds In Israel

In Israel, researchers have managed to cultivate palm trees from seeds that date back to the ancient world. They were able to grow palm saplings that are similar to those once grown in ancient Judea.

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