Indiana University Researchers Examine Namibian Fairy Circles

Mar 30, 2017 AM EDT The fairy circles may have been created due to the scarcity of water in the Namib Desert.

Researchers Develop “Bee-Friendly” Pesticide from Spider Venom and Plant Protein

Jun 05, 2014 AM EDT Newcastle researchers have created a new bio-pesticide that destroys insect pests, at the same time, causes no harm to honeybees.

Plant Tuber Exhibits Anti-Viral and Influenza Properties, Study

Apr 22, 2014 AM EDT Ginseng, a plant tuber with medicinal properties, is found to be effective in treating and preventing influenza and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) that infects the lungs and breathing passages, ...

‘Squishier Joints’ Allowed Dinosaurs to Grow To a Gigantic Size, Study

Oct 30, 2013 AM EDT Large, plant-eating dinosaurs, including sauropods, were able to grow to an enormous size because they had softer, ‘squishier’ joints than land mammals.

Late Blight Found On Tomato Samples in Indiana; Purdue Experts Warn Plant Growers about This Destructive Disease

Aug 23, 2013 AM EDT The Purdue University Plant and Pest Diagnostic Laboratory (PPDL) are urging tomato growers to inspect their plants for late blight, a destructive disease as they found this fungus like organism on ...

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