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Scientists find gene that makes plants more carefree under climate stress | Environment | The Guardian

Scientists find gene that makes plants more carefree under climate stress | Environment | The Guardian | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
The SP1 gene ‘de-stresses’ plants, making them resilient to harsh conditions and furthering the possibility of future crops resistant to drought
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Researchers Tweak Artificial Photosynthesis for More Efficient Hydrogen Production - IEEE Spectrum

Researchers Tweak Artificial Photosynthesis for More Efficient Hydrogen Production - IEEE Spectrum | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
Will splitting water with solar energy become part of the hydrogen economy?
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Oxygen In Ancient Rocks Suggests Photosynthesis Began 3.2 Billion Years Ago - Tech Times

Oxygen In Ancient Rocks Suggests Photosynthesis Began 3.2 Billion Years Ago - Tech Times | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
Photosynthesis may have started putting oxygen into the Earth's oceans much earlier than previously thought, a new study suggests.
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Satellites Capture Photosynthesis In Action | Video

Satellites Capture Photosynthesis In Action | Video | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
NASA scientists have discovered a way to use satellites to measure the microscopic photosynthesis process that plants use to convert sunlight into energy,
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Quantum Effects Of Photosynthesis Could Improve Energy Efficiency

Quantum Effects Of Photosynthesis Could Improve Energy Efficiency | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
Biological phenomenon could turbocharge electricity generation in solar cells.
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Cyanobacteria can efficiently harvest sunlight with smart antenna

Cyanobacteria can efficiently harvest sunlight with smart antenna | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
Cyanobacteria have an interesting trick to harvest sunlight during light fluctuations. In darkness, the cells prepare for a subsequent increase in light intensity by adopting a larger light-harvesting antenna. Researchers ...
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Ask a MacArthur genius: Can a fake leaf commercialize photosynthesis? - Washington Post

Ask a MacArthur genius: Can a fake leaf commercialize photosynthesis? - Washington Post | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
The leaves could help cut down on carbon dioxide in the environment while producing energy at the same time.
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Photosynthesis gene can help crops grow in adverse conditions

Photosynthesis gene can help crops grow in adverse conditions | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
A gene that helps plants to remain healthy during times of stress has been identified by researchers at Oxford University. Its presence helps plants to tolerate environmental pressures like drought—and it could help create ...
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Manganese Paved the Way to Earth's Early Oxygen|Origin of Life

Manganese Paved the Way to Earth's Early Oxygen|Origin of Life | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
Photosynthesis wasn't an evolutionary leap. Manganese oxidation paved the way for Earth's early oxygen.
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New High-Tech Plants Could Detect Bombs or Chemical Weapons

New High-Tech Plants Could Detect Bombs or Chemical Weapons | Photosynthesis | Scoop.it
Using nanotechnology, researchers are making plants even more useful by turning them into super energy producers or sensors for explosives.
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