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X-rays of seeds gallery

Seed X-rays are often interesting images showing the beauty of seeds, beneath the surface.

16 Jan 2012

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Conservationists at Kew's Millennium Seed Bank X-ray a small percentage of the seeds from each collection of a species, to check that they are viable and not infested or empty.

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