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  1. [Research Article] Phosphorylation of the Vacuolar Anion Exchanger...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Science

    ... Yvette Cedex, France. 2 Istituto di Biofisica, C.N.R., Via De Marini 6, 16149 Genova, Italy. 3 Institute of Plant Biology, University of Zurich, Zollikerstrasse 107, CH-8008 Zurich, Switzerland. 4 Laboratoire de Biologie du Dveloppement des Plantes, ...


  2. Botanist decodes the kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    Local residents can find out the answers to these questions while learning to identity the structure and classification of common supermarket fruits and vegetables at "Kitchen Botany," a hands-on presentation at the Stephens Branch Library, 315 E. 14th St. in Davis.


  3. Findings from United States Department of Agriculture Update...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    To understand the mechanisms governing seed size in maize , we examined transcriptional and developmental changes during seed development in populations divergently selected for large and small seed size from Krug, a yellow dent maize cultivar."


  4. New plant species from the heart of TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Science Daily

    After collectors found specimens of a prickly plant in 1974 and 1990, it was wrongly identified as three different species.


  5. Architect of the Capitol Announces New U.S. Botanic Garden Executive DirectorRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... projects in the United States. He holds a bachelor of arts from New York University and a doctorate in plant biology from Rutgers University. At Rutgers University, Novy conducted research on plant population genetics, invasive species, plant ...


  6. Science Fiction for July 2014Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | University City Review

    The new world of Science Fiction and Fantasy publishing includes not only established publishers, but also self-published ebooks and small publishing houses that couldn't have survived even a decade ago.


  7. Mahwah Author Publishes Second Sci-Fi Thriller NovelRead the original story

    19 hrs ago |

    As a follow-up her critically-acclaimed debut novel The Colony that was published in 2012, Mahwah author AJ Colucci is returning to science fiction for her second book, being released nationwide this month.


  8. Syngenta Flowers Announces 2014 Goldsmith Scholarship RecipientsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Greenhouse Product News

    Bethany Troy was awarded the Goldsmith Seeds Floriculture Business Advancement Scholarship, and Victoria Turbyfill won the Glenn Goldsmith Breeding Excellence Scholarship.


  9. Master regulatory gene for sexes discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    No defined cellular pathway has ever been found for the development of the cells that define male and female in any form of life no matter how simple until now.


  10. Volvox Carteri: What Transgender Algae Reveal About The Evolutionary Origin Of The SexesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    There is nothing more natural than sexes. Throughout evolution, living things have repeatedly developed physically distinct genders but how this happens has been a puzzle.


  11. Origin of the sexes: genetic clue found in green algaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    The origin of how we became men and women - how species evolved to have physically distinct males and females - may be demystified, say plant biologists, after they identified a master gene in control of sex and mating among green algae.


  12. Director Of Purdue's New Center For Molecular Agriculture NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Agri Marketing

    ... resume would serve him well as center director. "Bob has a strong record of research that puts the tools of plant biology to work on applied problems," he said. "The Center for Molecular Agriculture is a key component of the Plant Sciences Research ...


  13. Transgender algae reveal evolutionary origin of sexesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Daily

    Throughout evolution, living things have repeatedly developed physically distinct sexes, but how does this actually happen? A discovery in the multicellular green alga, Volvox carteri, has revealed the genetic origin of male and female sexes, showing how they evolved from a more primitive mating system in a single-celled relative.


  14. Growing Brugmansia and Datura, the deadly beautiesRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 |

    You will see the beautiful Angel's Trumpets advertised in many garden catalogs or you may see a plant called Devils Trumpets or Moon Flower being grown in gardens or even along roadsides.


  15. Ceres inks deal to sell plant genetics softwareRead the original story

    Tuesday | Pacific Business Times

    Shares of Thousand Oaks-based energy crop firm Ceres were up 8 percent in midday trading on news that the company inked a deal to monetize its genome viewing software through a deal with Bayer CropScience.


  16. Can plants hear? Study finds that vibrations prompt some to boost their defensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chickasha Daily Express

    Plants can sense and react to temperature changes, harsh winds and even human touch.


  17. OUZ's Al-Saghir shares expertise in cell biology and botanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Times Recorder

    He was invited by the Journal of Cell Science and Report to join its editorial board and he was solicited by the Harvard University to have his work included in its botanist database.


  18. Corn Rootworm Pest Management Best with Long-Term ApproachRead the original story

    Tuesday | WebWire

    Although the extent of corn rootworm pressure in 2014 is yet to be determined, DuPont Pioneer entomologists say planning this season for future rootworm populations is the best way to control the yield-robbing pest.


  19. "He Kept The Faith"-A Conversation With Richard LynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | VDARE

    Jared Taylor, introducing him at an American Renaissance Conference, said he'd read more non-fiction books by Richard Lynn than any other author he can think of.


  20. Khurana Quietly Assumes College Deanship as Pfister Makes ExitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Harvard Crimson

    The University Hall office that a systematic botanist occupied for the past year finally has a permanent inhabitant.