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Plants capture more CO2 than expected – experts respond

Laura Goodall posted in on October 14th, 2014.

A study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has suggested that current climate models have underestimated how much carbon dioxide plants absorb, therefore overstating how much of the gas is actually in the atmosphere. The scientists say current forecasts don’t account for the slow diffusion of atmospheric carbon dioxide inside plant leaves, […]

Ian Ferguson (Plant & Food) talks Future Plants

John Kerr posted in on May 18th, 2012.

To celebrate Fascination of Plants Day, Plant & Food have collated video interviews with their experts as well as their favorite plant images and facts on their website. You can watch Plant & Food Research’s Chief Scientist Ian Ferguson talks about the future of plant science below.

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