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South Korean documentary reenacts development of Tongil miracle rice

posted Aug 4, 2016, 1:02 AM by
LOS BAÑOS, Philippines—In 2016, South Korea celebrates 100 years of science and technology by recalling the storied history of its miracle rice called Tongil (or Tong-Il). The rice is viewed by many as one of the country's most important scientific achievements in the 20th century. (This was originally published in March 2016)