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Ecologists warn that Christmas staple frankincense is doomedResearchers warn that the number of Boswellia trees, which are tapped to make frankincense, could decline by 90 percent in the next 50 years.

Ecologists warn that Christmas staple frankincense is doomed
Researchers warn that the number of Boswellia trees, which are tapped to make frankincense, could decline by 90 percent in the next 50 years.

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    HOW COULD THIS HAPPEN?! Just kidding, I know exactly how….still sucks.
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    Frankly, I’m incensed at this treejectory. *is shot by better people* It is sad that so many species we know and love...
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    my question: what do people use frankincense for these days?
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