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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-03-05T06:45:00.0000000Z

EurekAert

Joint press release from Leibniz University Hannover and the Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Multidisciplinary Sciences

For life on Earth, it is essential that plants carry out photosynthesis and ultimately produce oxygen and chemical energy …

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Castries, Saint Lucia
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2024-03-04T00:20:00.0000000Z

Pesticide Action Network Europe A study by PAN Europe and its members reveals a bitter truth: European citizens are increasingly exposed to cocktails of PFAS pesticides through their food. This subgroup of ‘forever chemicals’ are deliberately …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-03-03T08:14:00.0000000Z

ProMED http://www.promedmail.org

Source: BusinessGhana [summ. Mod.DHA, edited]
https://www.businessghana.com/site/news/general/302488/Ghana-to-expand-cocoa-rehabilitation-with-$200m-World-Bank-loan

COCOBOD [Ghana Cocoa Board] will use part of a World …

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Ghana
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-03-03T03:50:00.0000000Z

ProMED http://www.promedmail.org

Source: European Plant Protection Organisation (EPPO) Reporting Service 02/2024/038 [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] https://gd.eppo.int/reporting/article-7788The NPPO [National Plant Protection Organisation] of Italy …

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Xyllela_fastidiosa
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-17T02:25:00.0000000Z

Phys.Prg

Legume plants have the unique ability to interact with nitrogen-fixing bacteria in the soil, known as rhizobia. Legumes and rhizobia engage in symbiotic relations upon nitrogen starvation, allowing the plant to thrive without the need for …

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Rhizobium
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-17T01:56:00.0000000Z

UC Davis

Wildflower Displays Threatened

by Grace Fruto and Trina Kleist Springtime brings native wildflowers to bloom in the Santa Monica Mountains, northwest of Los Angeles. These beauties provide food for insects, maintain healthy soil and …

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Smog
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-16T13:01:00.0000000Z

Science Daily

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University of Groningen
Summary:
Engineers have studied how insects navigate, for the purpose of developing energy-efficient robots.

With a brain the size of a pinhead, insects perform fantastic navigational feats. They avoid …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-16T12:58:00.0000000Z

Phgys.Org

by University of Queensland Researchers from The University of Queensland have developed a treatment that can both prevent and cure infection caused by an invasive fungal disease devastating native Australian plants.

Ph.D. candidate …

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Myrtle_rust
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-16T09:48:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org

Two natural scientists at Macquarie University, working with an evolutionary specialist at the University of New South Wales, all in Australia, have found that imperfect mimicry in spiders and insects is likely mainly shaped by adaptive …

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