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Beaches at risk of disappearing

November 23, 2020 5:28 pm Published by

Half of the planet's beaches could disappear by the end of the century due to rising sea levels and erosion caused by climate change

Gene therapy on the horizon

November 23, 2020 5:20 pm Published by

American biochemist Jennifer Doudna, from the University of California, Berkeley, is one of the best-known names behind the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technique

Perfectly ripe fruit

November 23, 2020 5:08 pm Published by

A partnership between the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation and Siena Company has resulted in the development of a sensor that monitors the ripeness of fruit

Smoke at the top of the world

November 23, 2020 4:54 pm Published by

Since the eighteenth century, global industry has been leaving its mark at one of the highest points in the world: the Himalayas mountain range

Plant-stem lace

November 23, 2020 4:44 pm Published by

If you take a thin slice of a young stem of Acleisanthes chenopodioides and look at it under a microscope, this is what you will see

Stories on the wing

November 17, 2020 3:22 pm Published by

Both living and extinct birds have been the subjects of various reports over 20 years of Pesquisa FAPESP