• Adapting roots to a hotter planet could ease pressure on food supply

    1 month ago - By Phys

    The shoots of plants get all of the glory, with their fruit and flowers and visible structure. But it's the portion that lies below the soil-the branching, reaching arms of roots and hairs pulling up water and nutrients-that interests plant physiologist and computer scientist, Alexander Bucksch, associate professor of Plant Biology at the University of Georgia.
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