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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, July 7, 2013

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Scientists say plants are good at maths Plants do complex arithmetic calculations to make sure they have enough food to get them through the night, new research published in journal eLife shows. Scientists at Britain's John Innes Centre said plants adjust their rate of starch consumption to prevent starvation during the night when they are unable to feed themselves ...

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