New study suggests that a gene found in the common fruit fly can improve TNT removal from contaminated soil.
We’ve made a lot of progress in understanding and manipulating microbes, but there’s still a long way to go.
"This is a really exciting discovery and a major breakthrough in our quest to create new plants that can cope in our future environment."
At century's end, the number of summertime storms that produce extreme downpours could increase by more than 400 percent across parts of the United States.
Science is “in.”
Can honey bee brood, a sustainable by-product of hive maintenance, pave the way for acceptance of insects as food in the western world?
Though storm intensity is expected to increase over today’s levels, the predicted reduction in storm size may alleviate some fears of widespread severe flooding in the future.