Latest Photosynthesis Stories
Even small increases in area burned could have significant impacts on carbon storage
Underappreciated player in carbon storage should be included in global change models, researcher says
University of Adelaide researchers have discovered that recent climate change is causing leaves of some Australian plants to narrow in size.
Cyanobacteria are among the most primitive living beings, aged over 3,500 million years old.
New research led by chemists in the Baruch ’60 Center for Biochemical Solar Energy Research at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is seeking to detail the individual steps of highly efficient reactions that convert sunlight into chemical energy within plants and bacteria.
Harnessing the power of the sun has inspired scientists and engineers to look for ways to turn sunlight into clean energy to heat houses, fuel factories and power devices.
Scientists from Queen Mary, University of London have discovered a mechanism that controls the way that organisms breathe or photosynthesize, potentially paving the way for improved biofuel production.
Carbon stored in Arctic tundra could be released into the atmosphere by new trees growing in the warmer region, exacerbating climate change, scientists have revealed.
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