10 Notable Minnesota Albums of 2018

Low ■ “Double Negative” If you were to stand on the shores of Lake Superior in February, you might be able to imagine how Low’s “Double Negative” came to be. Like the tumultuous stacks of ice that grow and break as waves crash onto the North Shore, the 12th studio album from the Duluth-based trio … [ Read more]

Syrian Scientists withdraw seeds from Doomsday Vault

On an arctic island between Norway and the north pole, The Svalbard Global Seed Vault holds seed samples of more than 135,000 crop varieties. Sometimes called the Doomsday Vault, scientists around the world have been stocking it for seven years. Now, for the first time, someone has made a withdrawal. The International Center for Agricultural … [ Read more]