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Rewriting Resistance: Genetic Changes Increase Crops’ Biomass and Sugar Release 03.26.18Science Highlight

Rewriting Resistance: Genetic Changes Increase Crops’ Biomass and Sugar Release

Using genetic engineering, scientists improve biomass growth and conversion in woody and grassy feedstocks. Read More »

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 »

Scientists Have Overestimated Meteor Sizes03.26.18Science Highlight

Scientists Have Overestimated Meteor Sizes

First demonstration of high-pressure metastability mapping with ultrafast X-ray diffraction shows objects aren’t as large as previously thought. Read More »

Small Poke—Huge Unexpected Response 03.20.18Science Highlight

Small Poke—Huge Unexpected Response

Exotic material exhibits an optical response in enormous disproportion to the stimulus—larger than in any known crystal. 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 »

Predicting a New Phase of Superionic Ice03.14.18Science Highlight

Predicting a New Phase of Superionic Ice

Researchers bring extreme conditions to a supercomputer and discover new insights about our solar system and beyond. Read More »

Unlocking On-Package Memory’s Effects on High-Performance Computing’s Scientific Kernels03.14.18Science Highlight

Unlocking On-Package Memory’s Effects on High-Performance Computing’s Scientific Kernels

Intuitive visual analytical model better explains complex architectural scenarios and offers general design principles. Read More »

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