From kissing the cod to driving up a glacier, these are 10 things that can only be done within our borders.
It's not the size of your country, it's what you do with it that counts. Canada epitomizes this adage, with its 9,984,670 square kilometres encompassing scores of mountain ranges, thousands of lakes, the world's longest coastline, glaciers, Arctic tundra, even a desert. This geographical diversity makes it ideal for just about every active, adventurous, fashionable or edible diversion out there — and some, like the 10 that follow, that only the Great White North could produce.
More and more, farmers are managing pests with biopesticides, natural combatants that come from sources like bugs, plants, and bacteria. In the 1970s a... More More and more, farmers are managing pests with biopesticides, natural combatants that come from sources like bugs, plants, and bacteria. In the 1970s and '80s, scientists used a parasitic wasp from South America to manage a mealy bug infestation threatening Africa’s important cassava crop. By 2050 we'll need to feed two billion more people. Click here for a special eight-month series exploring how we can do that—without overwhelming the planet: http://food.nationalgeographic.com. Watch more Food by the Numbers videos: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodbynumbers/
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