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PostDoc: Technology Development for Agricultural Water Use/Crop Evapotranspiration

Technology Development for Agricultural Water Use/Crop Evapotranspiration: Our interdisciplinary team (Plant Physiologists, Biometeorologists, and Engineers) is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to further the development and validation of our recently patented surface renewal technology. 201 more words

Food quality decreases as CO2 increases

A study led by the University of California, Davis shows that higher levels of carbon dioxide interfere with plants’ ability to convert nitrate into proteins. The researchers believe this indicates that the nutritional quality of food crops is at risk as climate change intensifies. 209 more words

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Field study in USA shows why food quality will suffer with rising CO2

A field test in the USA has demonstrated that elevated levels of carbon dioxide inhibit plants’ assimilation of nitrate into proteins. This is a sign that the nutritional quality of food crops is at risk as climate change intensifies. 517 more words

Crops

How To Keep Mosquitoes Away!

Sure, we’re all loving the warmer weather, especially after the winter we had. But with warmer weather comes bugs. Biting bugs. Biting, blood-sucking, disease-spreading bugs! 266 more words

Features

To TIME magazine saying Autism is higher do to better diagnosis on Good Morning America...Do your RESEARCH!

Study shows California’s autism increase not due to better counting, diagnosis: seven- to eight-fold increase in the number children born in California with autism since 1990… 967 more words

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Researchers Sending Bacteria From Sue The T-Rex Into Outer Space

CHICAGO (CBS) – Sue, the Field Museum’s famous Tyrannosaurus Rex, isn’t exactly becoming the first dinosaur astronaut, but at least a few microscopic parts of her are going into orbit. 181 more words

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UC Davis again ranks top in the world for agriculture and forestry

From UC Davis News & InformationFebruary 26, 2014

For the second consecutive year, the University of California, Davis, ranks No. 1 in the world for teaching and research in the area of agriculture and forestry, according to rankings released today by QS World University Rankings. 432 more words

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