A plant-robot cyborg developed by researchers at MIT uses electrodes, light detectors, and wheels to save a plant from perishing.
Carbon dioxide levels might increase even more rapidly than expected based on new research on the molecular mechanisms of photosynthesis.
The pink pigments help answer the question of why complex life took so long to emerge.
It's not exactly plants that grow in the dark, but new research points that way to more sunlight-efficient crops.
Hardier plants may be a necessity in the years ahead.
Researchers in Australia have developed a solar-powered process for producing hydrogen that mimics photosynthesis.
The amount of land dedicated to farming is shrinking, the world's crop productivity is stagnating, and the population is still growing. What are we going to do about the looming agricultural crisis?
Photosynthetic algae decks the halls of a futuristic home concept at the Mattress Factory Museum of Contemporary Art.
When forests are selectively logged, the dead trees left behind don't just stop producing oxygen; they emit carbon.
Several animals can already do photosynthesis. Will humans follow suit?
As cool as the Silk Leaf is, you can’t eat one.