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More mouths can be fed by boosting number of plant pores
20-September-2017
 
A simple additive to improve film quality
18-September-2017

Simple chemicals called glycol ethers help make better perovskite thin films for solar cells.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Tidal and mangrove deposits during the Oligo-Miocene in the South China Sea
15-September-2017

A study on 22–18 million-year-old tidal deposits reveals insights on the significance of mangrove organic carbon sequestration in the South China Sea at geological time scales.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
“Handedness” in Scale-eating Fish: Nature and Nurture
14-September-2017

Two researchers from Nagoya University and the University of Toyama find scale-eating fish have a naturally stronger side for attacking prey fish, and learn to use the dominant side through experience.

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University
 
Secrets of Bonsai: Uncovering the mechanism of root regeneration
14-September-2017

The molecular mechanism behind root regeneration after root cutting in plants has been discovered. A finding which could lead to the development of new methods for regulating plant growth in agriculture and horticulture.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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