Tag: "quadruple" at biology news
More than drought affecting wheat yields
...is pretty rare to see virus that early. "We've had quadruple
the number of samples as any previous year," he said. Once a crop is diagnosed with one of the viruses, there is little the producer can do, Allen said. Widespread cases can reduce yields enough that only grazing or making silage from the crop can s...
World faces challenge as life expectancies lengthen, scientist says
...--meaning that in America, the ratio will actually quadruple
to 4:5. "It's staggering to think about the fiscal effects of this," he said. Inequality The situation is equally troubling on a global scale. While science may be on the brink of unlocking the mysteries of the aging process, Tuljapurkar worried...
Seaweed could make junk food healthier
...t people eat it. Adding the seaweed extract could quadruple
the amount of fibre in white bread." ...