Bean plants can combat deforestation of the Amazon

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According to researchers at the University of Exeter, bean plants can help the Amazon forest. In fact, according to these researchers, these plants would be well suited to keep the land more fertile and at the same time help the land survive. Specifically, researchers at British universities aim to use Inga trees. Inga trees are legumes that produce pods containing… Read more »

New study reveals insights on the development of Oxytocin in children

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A new study has analyzed the development of oxytocin in the child’s body and the development that may be affected by the behavior of the mother. Oxytocin is an important hormone primarily related to social interactions and plays a role in many mammals. This same hormone can also be triggered by simple eye contact or touch, elaborating on confidence levels… Read more »

Ants can prevent severe plant diseases by secreting antibiotics

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Ants are very useful for plants, and new research created proves that. Researchers have found that ants suppress at least 14 typical plant diseases, thanks to a kind of antibiotic that ants produce through the glands of the body. In addition, some types of ants actually host the leg and body of a real microbiome, a bacterial colony that secretes… Read more »