A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
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Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
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Bhutan can grow quinoa
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2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
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100-word explainer: how microalgae produce nitrous oxide
Nitrous oxide (N2O) — a potent greenhouse and ozone-depleting gas — is rising at the fastest rate in 22,000 years. N2O correlates with the growth...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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