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A hormone -- plant style  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Researchers have now found a method that might make the production of a biologically significant precursor of jasmonic acid more efficient and cheaper. Their innovation: they imitate how plants produce the hormone. The result is 12-OPDA, a central... more
Gold mining with mercury poses health threats for miles downstream  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Small-scale gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon poses a health hazard not only to the miners and communities near where mercury is used to extract gold from ore,... more
Research explores the impact of invasive grasses on South Texas landscapes  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Scientists writing for the journal Invasive Plant Science and Management say several exotic grass species once grown in South Texas for livestock forage and erosion control... more
Contaminated soils determine root characteristics  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Tree roots have multiple essential functions for their growth and survival. Acquiring nutrients and water from the soil, storing food and anchoring the plant in a substratum are what keep plants alive. In addition, root traits adapt themselves... more
Experiments with mini-ecosystems show that exotic plants accelerate carbon loss from soils  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
A team of researchers affiliated with multiple institutions in New Zealand has found evidence that shows exotic plant introductions can accelerate carbon loss from... more
The Latest: Virus hotspot fears close Netherlands meat plant  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Dutch authorities have closed a third meatpacking plant in a week for fear it would be source of coronavirus transmission more
Common assumptions about mercury exposure should be reexamined, show studies  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
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GOP lawyer fights California governor on stay-at-home orders  ABC NEWS · 2 days
The Republican lawyer leading the fight against California's stay-at-home orders has a long history of taking on free speech and civil rights cases more
Brazilian researchers design low-cost mechanical ventilators  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A group of researchers at the University of São Paulo's Engineering School (POLI-USP) in Brazil have developed a mechanical ventilator that costs only approximately 7% as much as a conventional ventilator. more
Gold mining with mercury poses health threats for miles downstream  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Small-scale gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon poses a health hazard not only to the miners and communities near where mercury is used to extract gold from ore,... more
Biotic interactions drive ecosystem responses to exotic plant invaders  Science Magazine · 3 days
Ecosystem process rates typically increase after plant invasion, but the extent to which this is driven by (i) changes in productivity, (ii) exotic species’ traits, or (iii) novel (non-coevolved) biotic... more
Scientists analyze spatio-temporal differentiation of spring phenology in China from 1979 to 2018  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Spatial and temporal differentiations are important features in the study of phenology of ecosystems. Plant phenology studies the lifecycle phases in plants... more
Erosion of ozone layer responsible for mass extinction event  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Researchers have shown that an extinction event 360 million years ago, that killed much of the Earth's plant and freshwater aquatic life, was caused by a brief breakdown of the... more
Technology uses plant biomass waste for self-powered biomedical devices  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
An innovation turning waste material into stretchable devices may soon provide a new option for creating self-powered biomedical inventions. more
Excelitas Technologies’ Qioptiq Subsidiary Builds New Göttingen Plant  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Excelitas Technologies® Corp. announces that its Qioptiq® subsidiary begins the construction for a new factory in Göttingen, Germany. more
Study shows erosion of ozone layer responsible for mass extinction event  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Researchers at the University of Southampton have shown that an extinction event 360 million years ago, that killed much of the Earth's plant and freshwater aquatic... more
UV-B radiation was the Devonian-Carboniferous boundary terrestrial extinction kill mechanism  Science Magazine · 4 days
There is an unexplained terrestrial mass extinction at the Devonian-Carboniferous boundary (359 million years ago). The discovery in east Greenland of malformed land plant spores demonstrates that the... more
Scientists use microneedle patches to extract the skin’s interstitial fluid  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
The interstitial fluid is a major component of the liquid environment in the body and fills the spaces between the body's cells. more
Patterns in crop data reveal new insight about plants and their environments  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
A recently published study led by Iowa State University scientists applied a fresh perspective to vast amounts of data on rice plants to find... more
Plant science discovery may help treat allergies and immune deficiencies  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
A collaboration led by Texas A&M AgriLife researchers has identified an early immune response step that could have broad-ranging implications for crop, animal and human health. more
How maternal intestinal microbiota is involved in fetal development  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Plant products ingested by pregnant women through their diet are broken down by the intestinal microbiota into chemical substances, some of which can cross the placental barrier and reach the... more
Bumblebees speed up flowering  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
When pollen is in short supply, bumblebees damage plant leaves in a way that accelerates flower production. more
Even natural products can be harmful for the unborn child  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Plant products ingested by pregnant women through their diet are broken down by the intestinal microbiota into chemical substances, some of which can cross the placental barrier and... more
Editing plant chromosomes using molecular scissors  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
The CRISPR/Cas molecular scissors work like a fine surgical instrument and can be used to modify genetic information in plants. The research teams of Professor Holger Puchta of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Professor Andreas... more
Bricks made from plastic, organic waste  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Revolutionary 'green' types of bricks and construction materials could be made from recycled PVC, waste plant fibers or sand with the help of a remarkable new kind of recently discovered rubber polymer. The rubber polymer, itself... more
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