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2012-07-30 15:40:57

UCLA life scientists, working with colleagues in China, have discovered a new method to quickly assess plants' drought tolerance. The method works for many diverse species growing around the world. The research, published in the journal Methods in Ecology and Evolution, may revolutionize the ability to survey plant species for their ability to withstand drought, said senior author Lawren Sack, a UCLA professor of ecology and evolutionary biology. "This method can be applied rapidly and...

2009-02-24 10:50:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Catalyx, Inc., has signed a build-own-operate (BOO) contract with RG Global Lifestyles, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: RGBL)(http://www.rgglife.com) for a brine dehydration system to facilitate recovery of sodium sulfate from ion exchange regenerant brine. The system will be built around Catalyx's patent-pending Two-Way Osmosis (TWO) (http://www.catalyxinc.com/forward-osmosis.html) system that utilizes a unique membrane to employ forward...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'