Algae can survive nearly a year and a half in outer space
The plants returned to Earth after 530 days outside the International Space Station.
Ultrafast lasers capture elusive photosynthesis reactions
The process could lead to cheaper fuels made with artificial photosynthesis.
NASA mission will study Earth's 'breathing' from space
A satellite will monitor plant life to see how it influences the planet's carbon cycle.
Gnome is a smart garden system for urban horticulturalists
Solar sensors and radio signals are a lot more useful than statues of small bearded men.
The SproutsIO smart microgarden nurtures your inner botanist
Even you (yes, you) can learn the secret to bigger tomatoes.
ICYMI: Robotank and carbon emissions made into rock
For the first time, environmental scientists created rock out of pollution.
ICYMI: Plant-powered, self-moving robot and safer spacecraft
A geodesic sphere can move to whichever patch of sun the plants inside it tell it to.
Plants might know when to bloom by remembering seasons
Misfolded proteins that cause diseases in animals could be beneficial to plants.
Venus flytraps are far from 'dumb'
New research explains the plant's digestive process and how it can identify a meal from a false alarm.