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Research gives crops new nitrogen fix

New research on how nitrogen-fixing bacteria associate with their host plant could lead to better farming …

05/06/07

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Scientists: Early warning system for disease needed

The world needs an early warning system to track how and when pathogens jump from animals to humans, say scientists.

17/05/07

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Local people 'vital to preventing desertification'

Taking into account local people's livelihoods and knowledge can help prevent the desertification of drylands, …

14/05/07

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Curbing deforestation 'key' to fighting climate change

Slowing tropical deforestation is a vital and cheap way of reducing carbon emissions and countering climate …

11/05/07

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Indian and Mexican scientists win science prize

An Indian chemist and Mexican biologist have triumphed in this year's Trieste Science Prize.

03/05/07

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