Going Green

Wednesday, February 6, 2008

Drought Tolerance Genes

This study could be important for all arid climates.

Israeli find could help plants adapt to climate change

JERUSALEM (AFP) - Israeli scientists said on Wednesday thay had identified genes that help plants weather harsh conditions, a discovery that could lead to the development of crops better able to endure climate change.

The study, carried out by scientists at Israel's Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, found that...(complete article here).

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