Earth Day: Salk Institute receives grant to engineer super plants to fight climate change

Researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have received more than $35 million to design plants to fight global warming. The Harnessing Plants Initiative will breed and genetically engineer plants to soak up more carbon dioxide from the air. News 8's Shawn Styles reports from La Jolla with how the plan will work.
Published: 5:34 PM PDT April 22, 2019
Updated: 5:17 PM PDT April 30, 2019