A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
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100-word explainer: how microalgae produce nitrous oxide
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
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