Latest Plant anatomy Stories
Controlling water loss is an important ability for modern land plants as it helps them thrive in changing environments.
An international research group headed by Professor and Research Director YrjÃ¶ Helariutta has discovered the genetic process that controls the development of wood cells in the roots of plants.
With an increasingly warmer climate, there is a trend for springs to arrive earlier and summers to be hotter.
The arrays of fine adhesive hairs or â€˜setaeâ€™ on the foot pads of many insects, lizards and spiders give them the ability to climb almost any natural surface.
Plants producing flower pollen must not leave anything to chance.
Plant biologists are facing pressure to quantify the response of plants to changing environments and to breed plants that can respond to such changes.
SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While the rest of the nation battles frigid cold and snow storms, South Texans are dealing with a massive blizzard of pollen.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Aril today publicly launched a software service that puts Websites in charge of their audience data, enabling them to profit from audience targeting and site personalization.
UA graduate student Benjamin Blonder may have solved the mystery of how leaf vein patterns correlate with use of sunlight, carbon and other nutrients.
TAU measures the effect of dew on desert plants.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.