A new article argues that conservation shouldn't be left to the countryside. There are major impacts to be made looking at pollinators in the city.
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What could make sex better for a plant? When it brings in new genes from other plants. And this is what happens when faba beans get heat stress.
Today trees reach for the light. However, a recent article says that back in the Devonian period, plants played by different rules.
In the Pantanal it's possible that botanists have found a plant that taking it's first steps - upwards.
If you want to get a Sundew to feed on its prey, it has to do more than just wriggle.
With climate change, trees will experience an increased frequency of stress events (i.e. drought, heat stress) causing both direct effects (e.g. CO2 uptake...
There's been advances in knowing how sunflowers track the sun, but botanists are still arguing over why. And, to make things confusing, they could all be right.
Drought will become more severe in tropical rainforests as climate change continues. This could cause widespread tree mortality in these forests, unless the...
The Disa orchids are a puzzle. Why do only some of them give a reward? What is it about deceitful pollination that works better for some plants?
Every so often someone will complain that social media in science is a waste of time, and that there’s no scientific benefit to blogging. We disagree. We...