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2011-06-09 23:31:34

Controlling water loss is an important ability for modern land plants as it helps them thrive in changing environments.

2011-05-31 13:34:31

An international research group headed by Professor and Research Director Yrjö Helariutta has discovered the genetic process that controls the development of wood cells in the roots of plants.

2011-05-16 17:18:39

With an increasingly warmer climate, there is a trend for springs to arrive earlier and summers to be hotter.

2011-04-05 17:49:43

The arrays of fine adhesive hairs or ‘setae’ on the foot pads of many insects, lizards and spiders give them the ability to climb almost any natural surface.

2011-01-26 13:29:40

Plants producing flower pollen must not leave anything to chance.

2011-01-13 18:17:12

Plant biologists are facing pressure to quantify the response of plants to changing environments and to breed plants that can respond to such changes.

2011-01-13 08:00:00

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.

2010-12-15 13:30:00

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.

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2010-11-17 11:52:12

UA graduate student Benjamin Blonder may have solved the mystery of how leaf vein patterns correlate with use of sunlight, carbon and other nutrients.

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2010-09-28 14:32:35

TAU measures the effect of dew on desert plants.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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