CoETP in the News 2019

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SEPTEMBER

To feed a hot planet, they’re making more efficient plants by Benjamin Ryan, New York Times, September 21 

The sunlight solution by Gio Braidotti. Groundcover, September 2 

AUGUST

For faster photosynthesis, add more protein by Nick Carne, Cosmos Magazine, August 19 

Improving photosynthesis to boost crop yields By Robyn Williams, ABC Science Show, August 17 

 

JULY

3D imaging reveals leaf complexity ARC Highlights Making a Difference, July  

Developing climate adapted varieties for future cotton productivity  by Robert Sharwood and Mike Bange, The Australian Cotton Grower 

 

MAY

Narrow leaves make better crops for future climates The NZ Herald. May 24

 

APRIL

Just how much does enhancing photosynthesis improve crop yield? Phys.org, April 8 

Fine tuning photosynthesis: Predictive model helps scientists breed higher yielding crops Genetic Literacy Project, April 8 

Brainstorming the yield challenge by Gio Braidotti, Groundcover, April 15 

Food Security: ANU federal election conversation series, ANU, April 8  

Solve it with science: improving photosynthesis Science and Technology Australia, April 

EXPERT REACTION: Global food sustainability needed to avoid catastrophic damage to the planet, ASMC

 

FEBRUARY

Tune up for key wheat evolution enzyme by Gio Braidotti, Groundcover, February 

How to put together a fast carbon-capturing engine: lessons from blue-green algae 

 

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NOVEMBER

On the cusps of another green revolution by David Fogarty, The Strait Times, November 11 

 

OCTOBER

Gene thinkering improves maize yield,  by Nick Carne, Cosmos October 3