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Long-nosed Cape rock elephant-shrews are fond of sticky treats.
A research team led by Teh-hui Kao, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at Penn State University, in collaboration with a team lead by Professor Seiji Takayama at the Nara Institute of Science and Technology in Japan, has discovered a large suite of genes in the petunia plant that acts to prevent it from breeding with itself or with its close relatives, and to promote breeding with unrelated individuals.
A new study published on Wednesday found that a child's risk of allergies could be linked to the season that coincides with the first three months of pregnancy.
OJAI, Calif., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The dawn of each season brings changes in the pollen, dander, dust, mold and mildew present in the air we breathe, making many people miserable and putting irritants in nasal passages and airways.
Could a "hot" flower attract pollinators by serving as a reward in a plant-pollinator mutualism?
Grains, vegetables and fruit taste delicious and are important sources of energy.
VENICE BEACH, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Just as the crisis of the Great Depression unlocked the imagination of writers who created the very first superheroes beginning with Superman, contemporary environmental concerns have brought forth Pollen, the first Eco-superhero for the 21st century.
Research shows Pycnogenol decreases nasal and ocular symptoms in allergic rhinitis patients.
Since the beginning, plants and animals have deployed various mechanisms to fight pathogens.
LOS ANGELES, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Pollen and The Ring of Harmony by Francis T.
Iris is a genus of flowering plants with showy flowers ranging in color from gold, copper-red or yellow to white, blue, blue-violet, lavender, tan, maroon and purple. Pink and apricot colored irises have also been bred in some species. The name "Iris" can be applied to the genus or to any of the species within it. It is also applied to various subdivisions within the genus. Description There are many species of iris widely distributed throughout the northern temperate zone. Their...
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.