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Scientists break botanical boundaries - BDlive


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It is just one of the local flora under investigation by Dr Makunga and her team in the botany department, where scientists are trying to find ways to conserve and commercialise local medicinal plants. "Southern Africa has a golden wealth of medicinal ...

New Sea Dragon Species Flaunts Ruby-Red Skin - Live Science


Live Science
"We're now in a golden age of taxonomy, and these powerful DNA tools are making it possible for more new species than ever to be discovered," Greg Rouse, one of the study's researchers and a professor of marine biology at the Scripps Institution of ...

Palestine's culinary delights - The Economist


The Economist
“This is the golden time of flowering plants,” exults Munir Nasser, a professor of biochemistry at Birzeit University with a passion for local flora. Commercial vegetable growers sometimes try to engineer their plants so as to produce saleable crops ...

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