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Researchers Reveal How Microbes Cope in Phosphorus-Deficient Tropical Soil
Researchers Reveal How Microbes Cope in Phosphorus-Deficient Tropical SoilOAK RIDGE, Tenn., Jan. 22, 2018 – A team led by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has uncovered how certain soil microbes cope in a phosphorus-poor environment to survive in a tropical ecosystem. Their novel approach could be ...read more
Source: News Wise
Published on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:16:00 GMT
Justin Bieber's Mom Broke Her Foot on the First Day of Their Tropical Vacation
Justin Bieber's Mom Broke Her Foot on the First Day of Their Tropical VacationJustin Bieber’s mom didn’t let an injury get in the way of making the most of a sun-filled vacation with her son. The “Sorry” singer’s formerly estranged mom Pattie Mallette revealed on social media that she didn’t have much time to enjoy their ...read more
Source: People on MSN.com
Published on Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:16:09 GMT
How tropical air mass will lift temperatures above average next week
How tropical air mass will lift temperatures above average next weekTemperatures in the UK are set to spike next week as tropical air mass sweeps across the country. Most places in the south will enjoy temperatures in double figures or the low teens C, as the mercury rises up to 6C above the seasonal average, wiping out ...read more
Source: The Weather Channel
Published on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 02:41:00 GMT
Songs We Love: Reyna Tropical, 'Niña'
Songs We Love: Reyna Tropical, 'Niña'This week's release of the debut EP from Reyna Tropical marks the addition of "lead vocalist" to the artist's string of titles (which also includes skilled guitarist and founder of She Shreds, the world's only magazine dedicated to women guitarists and ...read more
Source: WUWM
Published on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:07:00 GMT
Dream Home On Tropical Oasis
Dream Home On Tropical OasisMIAMI, FL — This dream home near Baptist Hospital features a gated entrance, solid mahogany doors, hardwood floors and a hand-crafted clay-tile roof. Priced at $1.7 million, the Andalusian-inspired home sits on a tropical oasis with lush landscaping ...read more
Source: Patch
Published on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:56:00 GMT
Improving Tropical Cyclone Risk Assessment
Improving Tropical Cyclone Risk AssessmentChia-Ying Lee is an associate research scientist at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society and a Center for Climate and Life Fellow. She studies tropical cyclones to learn more about their structure and intensity evolution, and how ...read more
Source: blogs.ei.columbia.edu
Published on Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:34:00 GMT
Climate change linked to more flowery tropical forests, FSU study shows
Climate change linked to more flowery tropical forests, FSU study showsNew research from a Florida State University scientist has revealed a surprising relationship between surging atmospheric carbon dioxide and flower blooms in a remote tropical forest. FSU researchers studying the rich tropical forests of Panama’s Barro ...read more
Source: Florida State News
Published on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:21:00 GMT
Theater Review: 'Gilligan's Island' an enjoyable tropical island retreat
Theater Review: 'Gilligan's Island' an enjoyable tropical island retreat'Tis the season New Englanders head to tropical islands. If it's not in your weekend plans, then head to Rochester and spend time on "Gilligan's Island" with its absurd, silly and very funny inhabitants. Nary a thing has changed with this motley lot ...read more
Source: Fosters Daily Democrat
Published on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 03:25:00 GMT
This tropical forest is flowering thanks to climate change
This tropical forest is flowering thanks to climate changeClimate change is a serious issue that impacts the future of humanity on Earth. Whatever you may believe is the cause, the amount of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere is rising at an unprecedented rate and impacting our climate. "It's really remarkable ...read more
Source: Big Think
Published on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Researchers Reveal How Microbes Cope in Phosphorus-Deficient Tropical Soil (image)
Researchers Reveal How Microbes Cope in Phosphorus-Deficient Tropical Soil (image)An Oak Ridge National Laboratory-led research team found genes for production of phytase enzymes that would be released by tropical soil microbes. Phytase enzymes will attack phytate molecules, releasing much needed phosphate molecules for the microbes ...read more
Source: EurekAlert!
Published on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:09:00 GMT