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Sorghum cultivars can produce thousands of gallons of ethanol     2017/12/13 18:04

Sweet sorghum is not just for breakfast anymore. Although sorghum is a source for table syrup, scientists see a future in which we convert sorghum to biofuel, rather than relying on fossil fuel.

Bringing 'Avatar'-like glowing plants to the real world     2017/12/13 15:46

The 2009 film 'Avatar' created a lush imaginary world, illuminated by magical, glowing plants. Now researchers are starting to bring this spellbinding vision to life to help reduce our dependence on artificial lighting. They report a way to infuse plants with the luminescence of fireflies. 

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