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How to Pick the Perfect Pumpkin

How to Pick the Perfect Pumpkin

Check out our infographic to learn more


Sources: Steve Reiners/Cornell and U. Illinois Extension

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Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

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Friday, October 28, 2016 - 15:15

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

(Inside Science) -- Headed to the pumpkin patch this weekend? Inside Science has you covered with this squash-tastic infographic, inspired by pumpkin-picking tips from Cornell University professor of horticulture, Steve Reiners, and pumpkin facts from the University of Illinois Extension.

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Happy Halloween!




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Abigail Malate is a graphic designer at the American Institute of Physics, which produces the editorially independent news service Inside Science.