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May 22, 2015 03:07 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience.com
An extract made from a plant that is used in traditional Chinese medicine may help with weight loss.
May 22, 2015 12:30 PM ET // ABC Science News
Listen to the sound a plant makes as it dies of thirst -- it's heartbreaking. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pesky termites aren't so bad after all, as new research finds that they can greatly benefit plants, animals and landscapes.
Jan 13, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An insect-eating plant proves that evolved strategies can sometimes be just as effective as thinking through problems.
Oct 27, 2014 04:28 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A Japanese scientist has invented a way to design, print and grow herb and flower gardens in nearly any shape. Continue reading →
Jun 16, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A once-in-a-lifetime event is happening in California, where an endangered enormous plant that blooms every 100 years readies to burst into thousands of flowers.
Mar 20, 2014 08:36 AM ET // Tim Wall
More than two-thirds of Rocky Mountain wildflowers bloom earlier, peak sooner or continue blooming later in the year compared to the 1970s. Continue reading →
Nov 5, 2013 11:40 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A fossilized tomatillo, still in its papery shell, is the earliest fruit from the tomato family ever found in South America.
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