Nicotiana benthamiana

Possibility of Space Farming After ‘Magic Plant’ Discovery

Researchers discovered the gene in the ancient Australian native tobacco plant Nicotiana benthamiana, known as Pitjuri to indigenous Aboriginals tribes, which has been used for decades as a model plant upon which to test viruses and vaccines.

Carbon Nanotube Model

Blackest Material Known May Lead to Breakthrough in Energy and Technology

The material, which is 26 percent darker than what was previously considered the blackest material known to man - the carbon nanotubes, was initially inspired by a very white cyphochilus beetle that the researchers observed. They decided to take the cue from the beetle, which shell has scales that form a photonic crystal structure and have an exceptional capacity to reflect light.


Space Rays Make Healthier Veggies

Growing vegetables for space travel? A few blasts of space light could increase eyesight enhancing nutrients.

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Up for a Challenge? Why not Participate in NASA’s Deep Space Food Challenge for the Astronauts

NASA Launches Big Prize for Deep Space Food Challenge for Astronauts

Participate in the Deep Space Food Challenge and help the astronauts from NASA to eat better food.

Chipotle Levels up their Drive Through Service' Chipotlane' by investing in online-only services to complement their competitors

Chipotle's Drive Through Service 'Chipotlane' Offers Online-Only Services

Try Chipotle's mobile app and pick up your order in Chipotlanes, for a safer fast food transaction this 2021

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