Newly discovered plant peptide hormone can be used to protect plants from excessive environmental salt.
Scientists show that CLE25 is a plant hormone that travels from roots to leaves and helps close stomata in times of dehydration stress.
An international collaboration has determined that cooption of the Heat Shock Factor (HSF) gene system is what allows larvae of the sleeping chironomid to be able to survive severe desiccation.
A new way to image the brain from outside the head using bioluminescence.
Scientists show that the moss Funaria hygrometrica can remove harmful lead from water when in the protonema stage of development.
The KAI2 receptor for compounds found in smoke helps plants retain water and survive during drought.