Mistletoe lacks genes found in all other plants and animals.
Climate change isn't just about rising tides overtaking land; climate change may destroy vast oceanic ecosystems.
Eureka! Vegetables' nutritional properties vary according to their light cycle. They are most healthful when exposed to light after being stored in the dark.
The history of corn is marked by an increase in sweet flavor and a decrease in nutrition.
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Without riparian vegetation, salmon would be in dire straits.
Although most us think of cockroaches as vermin, they do have a useful ecological role.
The body must produce the liquid part of blood, called plasma, and the cells that float in it.
Scientists believe they have a high-tech use for one of nature's natural anti-bacterial agents, ultraviolet light. They can use it to replace pasteurization.
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