The Best of National Science Foundation
5 most popular National Science Foundation articles, as voted by our community.
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National Science Foundation on Climate Crisis
Forests' carbon uptake will be compromised by climate change, leaf temperature study suggests
Leaves in forest canopies are not able to cool themselves below the surrounding air temperature, likely meaning that trees' ability to avoid damaging…
National Science Foundation on Genetics
Rules of life: From a pond to the beyond
Researchers explore how an organism’s genome affects its ability to live in an extreme environment
National Science Foundation on Hormones
Engineers develop precision injection system for plants
Microneedles target plant tissues for delivery of micronutrients, hormones, or genes
National Science Foundation on Nature
Tiny coral reef fish parents decide when their embryos hatch
Leaving the comfort and safety of home to explore the world is a difficult decision. But when it comes to a tiny coral reef fish called a neon goby, dads help…
Malaria spike linked to amphibian die-off
Dozens of species of frogs, salamanders and other amphibians quietly disappeared from parts of Latin America in the 1980s and 2000s, with little notice from…
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