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How Plants Regulate Sugar Deposition in Cell Walls01.09.19Science Highlight

How Plants Regulate Sugar Deposition in Cell Walls

Identified genes involved in plant cell wall polysaccharide production and restructuring could aid in engineering bioenergy crops. Read More »

Scientists Identify Gene Cluster in Budding Yeasts with Major Implications for Renewable Energy 01.09.19Science Highlight

Scientists Identify Gene Cluster in Budding Yeasts with Major Implications for Renewable Energy

How yeast partition carbon into a metabolite may offer insights into boosting production for biofuels. Read More »

Future Loss of Arctic Sea-Ice Cover Could Contribute to the Substantial Decrease in California’s Rainfall 12.26.18Science Highlight

Future Loss of Arctic Sea-Ice Cover Could Contribute to the Substantial Decrease in California’s Rainfall

A new modeling framework helps understand the consequences of future sea-ice loss in the Arctic. Read More »

More Designer Peptides, More Possibilities12.26.18Science Highlight

More Designer Peptides, More Possibilities

A combined experimental and modeling approach contributes to understanding small proteins with potential use in industrial, therapeutic applications. Read More »

Deep Learning for Electron Microscopy12.23.18Science Highlight

Deep Learning for Electron Microscopy

Artificial intelligence on Summit to discover atomic-scale structures. Read More »

Clarifying Rates of Methylmercury Production12.18.18Science Highlight

Clarifying Rates of Methylmercury Production

New model provides more accurate estimates of how fast microbes produce a mercury-based neurotoxin. Read More »

Small Particles Play Large Role in Tropical Thunderstorms12.18.18Science Highlight

Small Particles Play Large Role in Tropical Thunderstorms

Ultrafine aerosol particles produce bigger storm clouds and more precipitation than larger aerosols in pristine conditions. Read More »

Drought Stress Changes Microbes Living at Sorghum’s Roots12.18.18Science Highlight

Drought Stress Changes Microbes Living at Sorghum’s Roots

Scientists explore how drought-tolerant plants communicate to nearby microorganisms, suggesting ways to engineer more resilient bioenergy crops. Read More »

How to Best Predict Chemical Reactions of Contaminants in Water12.12.18Science Highlight

How to Best Predict Chemical Reactions of Contaminants in Water

Scientists determine the accuracy of computational methods used to study the sulfate radical approach to purifying water. Read More »

How to Get Nuanced Details at the Top of the World12.12.18Science Highlight

How to Get Nuanced Details at the Top of the World

Scientists devise new approach that gathers data on the interplay between permafrost, soil, and vegetation. Read More »