Scientists Have ‘Hacked Photosynthesis’ In Search Of More Productive Crops

Scientists Have ‘Hacked Photosynthesis’ In Search Of More Productive Crops

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Scientists have re-engineered photosynthesis, the foundation of life on Earth, creating genetically modified plants that grow faster and bigger. Above, scientists measure how well modified tobacco plants photosynthesize compared to unmodified plants.

Scientists have re-engineered photosynthesis, the foundation of life on Earth, creating genetically modified plants that grow faster and bigger. They hope it leads to bigger harvests of food.

(Image credit: Haley Ahlers/RIPE Project)

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