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To Grow or Not to Grow? That Is the Question for Plants03.04.19Science Highlight

To Grow or Not to Grow? That Is the Question for Plants

Scientists show metabolic tradeoffs result from a specific change to the grow-defend balance. Read More »

Forming the Ion that Made the Universe03.04.19Science Highlight

Forming the Ion that Made the Universe

Research offers details on the chemistry of the trihydrogen ion. Read More »

Seeing Coherent Patterns at the Microscopic Scale03.01.19Science Highlight

Seeing Coherent Patterns at the Microscopic Scale

Review highlights insights into coherence, which could help overcome roadblocks in next-generation energy systems. Read More »

Squeezed Quantum Dots Produce More Stable Light03.01.19Science Highlight

Squeezed Quantum Dots Produce More Stable Light

Exploiting a strain-engineering approach could provide nanoscale light sources with a nonfluctuating emission wavelength for use in sensors, quantum communication, and imaging. Read More »

Ions on the Edge03.01.19Science Highlight

Ions on the Edge

Ions at the edge of water, exposed to air, don’t separate like they do when surrounded by water, offering insights for desalination and corrosion. Read More »

A Simplified Way to Predict the Function of Microbial Communities02.28.19Science Highlight

A Simplified Way to Predict the Function of Microbial Communities

A pioneering study offers an easier approach to study how microbes work and could help scientists advance models of the cycling of elements and nutrients in frequently flooded soils. Read More »

Unexpected Complexity: A 3D Look into Plant Root Relationships with Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria02.27.19Science Highlight

Unexpected Complexity: A 3D Look into Plant Root Relationships with Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria

Scientists develop a molecular map of metabolic products of bacteria in root nodules to aid sustainable agriculture. Read More »

Maximizing Ozone Signals02.27.19Science Highlight

Maximizing Ozone Signals

New technique enables more efficient and precise estimates of trends in ozone and other atmospheric constituents within selected geographical regions and timeframes. Read More »

How Much Water Does the World Use?02.27.19Science Highlight

How Much Water Does the World Use?

Global data set shows monthly water use by irrigation, manufacturing, and other uses, helping researchers to analyze water use by region and season. Read More »

Get to the Root: Tiny Poplar Roots Extract More Water than Their Larger Counterparts after Drought02.26.19Science Highlight

Get to the Root: Tiny Poplar Roots Extract More Water than Their Larger Counterparts after Drought

Researchers link root water uptake to root traits and assess (poor) performance of common models. Read More »

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