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Measuring the Glow of Plants from Below03.26.18Science Highlight

Measuring the Glow of Plants from Below

Novel observations suggest a great potential of measuring global gross primary production via solar-induced fluorescence. Read More »

Scaling Plant Traits Stymied by Uncertainty in Measured Global Photosynthesis03.19.18Science Highlight

Scaling Plant Traits Stymied by Uncertainty in Measured Global Photosynthesis

Multiple plausible hypotheses in how maximum photosynthetic rates scale across the Earth lead to substantial variability in predicting carbon uptake. Read More »

Turning Up the Heat on Remote Research Plots Without Electricity03.19.18Science Highlight

Turning Up the Heat on Remote Research Plots Without Electricity

Flexible, tunable technique warms plants without need for electricity, aiding ecosystem research in remote locales. Read More »

Engineering Yeast Tolerance to a Promising Biomass Deconstruction Solvent03.19.18Science Highlight

Engineering Yeast Tolerance to a Promising Biomass Deconstruction Solvent

Chemical genomic-guided engineering of gamma-valerolactone-tolerant yeast. Read More »

Saplings Survive Droughts via Storage03.19.18Science Highlight

Saplings Survive Droughts via Storage

Certain species of trees retain stored water, limit root growth to survive three months without water. Read More »

Chasing Storms through Terabytes of Data03.14.18Science Highlight

Chasing Storms through Terabytes of Data

Toolkit lets scientists detect extreme weather in climate simulations far faster than before. Read More »

Modified Switchgrass Has No Negative Effect on Soils02.28.18Science Highlight

Modified Switchgrass Has No Negative Effect on Soils

Genetically engineered switchgrass does not change soil chemistry, microbiology, or carbon storage potential. Read More »

Discovery of a New Microbe that Produces Methane in Oxygenated Soils02.28.18Science Highlight

Discovery of a New Microbe that Produces Methane in Oxygenated Soils

Global models may be underestimating net wetland methane emissions. Read More »

02.20.18Science Highlight

Sunlight Stimulates Microbial Respiration of Carbon in Surface Waters

This research offers new information to understand the role of microorganisms in elemental cycling in the Arctic. Read More »

How Bacteria Produce Manganese Oxide Nanoparticles02.10.18Science Highlight

How Bacteria Produce Manganese Oxide Nanoparticles

Multiple techniques to characterize an enzyme complex shed light on how bacteria create particles and contribute to global cycles. Read More »

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