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Genetically engineered poplar trees slash air pollution in 3-year field trial

Field trials in the Northwest and Southwest show that poplar trees can be genetically modified to reduce negative impacts on ...
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Pollen diversity boosts honeybee defenses against parasites, insecticides, long-distance transport

A new study provides valuable insights into pollen abundance and diversity available to honeybee colonies employed in five major pollinator-dependent ...
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Protecting pollinators: New logging practices triple wild bee populations in one year

New research suggests the removal of timber harvest residue during harvesting may be a boon for wild bees, an important ...
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Stopping gene flow: ‘Containment genes’ could prevent GMO seeds from spreading in the wild

The largest field-based study of genetically modified forest trees ever conducted has demonstrated that genetic engineering can prevent new seedlings ...
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Stress defense: Your biological clock activates protective genes as you age

Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered that a subset of genes involved in daily circadian rhythms, or the "biological ...

Black Death may have been around long before humans

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  About 20 million years ...
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