Tag: Panama Disease

Climate Change Favors Growth Of Fungus That Causes Banana Disease Black Sigatoka

Climate change favors the growth of a fungus that causes disease among bananas, a new study revealed. The findings of the report could have major implications on the food supply.

Earth/Environment May 8, 2019

The Biggest Science Stories Of 2015: Water On Mars, Proof Of Parallel Universe And 'End Of Times' Clouds In Costa Rica

2015 is marked by milestone discoveries in science. From evidence of liquid water on Mars to alien megastructures surrounding a distant star, Tech Times looks back at the biggest science stories of the year.

December 19, 2015

Banana Variety May Go Extinct As Lethal Fungus Threatens World's Favorite Fruit

The banana variety enjoyed worldwide may go extinct because of a rare and soil-borne fungus. Panama disease or Tropical Race 4 is infecting banana crops in Asia and the rest of the world.

Earth/Environment December 6, 2015

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