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Researchers simulating how certain bacteria run electrical current through tiny molecular wires have discovered a secret Nature uses for electron travel.
A ring of protein and pigments, half synthetic and half natural, can be used to quickly prototype light-harvesting antennas that absorb more sunlight than fully natural ones
Optimum spectral output shows increased yield using LED plant grow lights. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 TruLite LED has officially released their
Tru-Band™ Technology from TruLite LED lets growers increase profits by driving down operating costs by using LED grow lights. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 07, 2013
Pigments found in plants and purple bacteria employed to provide protection from sun damage do more than just that. Researchers from the University of Toronto and University of Glasgow have found that they also help to harvest light energy during photosynthesis.
Each year, about 610,000 Americans suffer their first heart attack, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It is helpful â€” even life-saving â€” to have a warning sign before a structural system fails, but, when the system is only a few nanometers in size, having a sign that's easy to read is a challenge.
Scientists from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md, have produced groundbreaking global maps of land plant fluorescence, a difficult-to-detect reddish glow that leaves emit as a byproduct of photosynthesis.
Researchers have discovered a tiny protein without which the soil and lab-dwelling worm C. elegans can't deliver iron-rich heme taken in from their diets to the rest of their bodies or to their developing embryos.
Using a tiny bloodless worm, University of Maryland Associate Professor Iqbal Hamza and his team have discovered a large piece in the puzzle of how humans, and other organisms, safely move iron around in the body.
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.