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Scientists learn how plants manipulate their soil environment to assure a cheap, steady supply of nutrients

by Rice University, Phys.org

The next time you’re thinking about whether to cook dinner or order a pizza for delivery, think of this: Plants have been doing pretty much the same thing for eons.

Researchers in Rice University’s Systems, Synthetic and Physical Biology program detailed how plants have evolved to call for nutrients, using convenient bacteria as a delivery service.

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