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Protein that helps plants survive droughts discovered

Protein that helps plants survive droughts discovered

Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science in Japan have discovered a protein which is critical for regulating plant responses to periods of dehydration. The study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, shows how the protein …Continue reading

Scientists unearth the world’s oldest color – and it is bright pink

Scientists from the Australian National University (ANU) and overseas have discovered 1.1 billion-year-old bright pink pigments extracted from rocks deep beneath the Sahara desert in Africa. These are reportedly the oldest colours found in the geological record. A study published on July …Continue reading

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