Hidden in the seeds: Bacteria found to survive the harsh interior of passion fruit seeds

Plant endophytic microorganisms, especially those growing inside seeds, can survive antimicrobial compounds and have attracted attention for their potential biocatalytic activity. Recently, researchers successfully isolated several strains of endophytic bacteria that survive in high concentrations of antimicrobial resveratrol and piceatannol inside passion fruit seeds and get transmitted to next-generation seedlings. One of the bacteria could convert resveratrol and piceatannol to their respective derivatives. These findings will significantly advance endophyte and biocatalyst research.

Growth-promoting, anti-aging retinal at the root of plant growth too

What do frog eggs have in common with 'anti-aging' creams? Their success depends on a group of chemical compounds called retinoids, which are capable of generating and re-generating tissues. A new study in plants shows that retinoids' tissue-generating capacities are also responsible for the appropriate development of roots.

The Clapham Sect

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The Clapham sect was a group of prominent and wealthy people who worshiped at Holy Trinity Church on Clapham Common in the late 18th century. Under his influence, Clapham became a center of evangelization and they combined their efforts to put pressure on the government. They were credited with founding several contracting and missionary societies, … Read more

‘How is it sustainable if only 1% can afford your food?’: the man on a quest to change farming

Chris Newman, founder of Virginia-based Sylvanaqua Farms, on why feeding people needs to be at the heart of sustainable farming
Chris Newman, 38, and his wife, Annie, 35, always planned to retire with a farm. But after a health scare in 2013, the couple left their jobs as a software engineer and art gallery director to found Sylvanaqua Farms, a 120-acre operation in northern Virginia that produces pasture-raised chicken, eggs and pork and grass-fed beef.
Newman has gained a sizable following online for his writing and advocacy, which focuses on producing food in ways that don’t exploit people or the environment.
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Perjudian

Games Poker – Perjudian adalah permainan di mana pemain bertaruh untuk memilih satu pilihan di antara lebih dari satu pilihan di mana sekedar satu pilihan saja yang sahih dan jadi pemenang. Pemain yang kalah taruhan akan mengimbuhkan taruhannya kepada si pemenang. Ketentuan dan jumlah taruhan ditentukan sebelum pertandingan dimulai.

Undian bisa dipandang sebagai perjudian di mana peraturan mainnya adalah bersama dengan cara menentukan sebuah aturan bersama dengan pemilihan rambang. Undian biasanya diselenggarakan untuk menentukan pemenang sebuah hadiah. Contohnya adalah undian di mana peserta kudu membeli sepotong tiket yang diberi nomor. Nomor tiket-tiket ini sesudah itu secara rambang ditarik dan nomor yang ditarik adalah nomor pemenang. Pemegang tiket bersama dengan nomor pemenang ini berhak atas hadiah eksklusif.

Aspek hukum

Banyak negara yang melarang perjudian hingga tingkat eksklusif, Sebab perjudian miliki konsekuensi sosial tidak cukup baik, dan mengatur batas yurisdiksi pa..

Healthy sugar origin in stingless bee honey revealed

Stingless bees are found throughout tropical and subtropical parts of the world and produce significantly less honey than their European honey bee counterparts (Apis mellifera) which are the world's major honey production species. However, stingless bee honey is highly prized as a specialty food, noted in Indigenous cultures for its medicinal properties, and attracts a high price. Now new research has identified that the Tetragonula carbonaria stingless bee, which is native to Australia, is a powerhouse at converting regular table sugar into the rare low GI sugar trehalulose, found only in stingless bee honey and not as a major component in any other food.

5 Fakta Menarik John Juanda, Legenda Poker dari Medan yang Mendunia

Games Poker – Bagi Anda penggemar film Mandarin atau Hollywood, tentu tak asing ulang bersama dengan sederet film yang menceritakan berkenaan permainan di meja judi. Tahukah Anda terkecuali di global konkret, Indonesia miliki seorang legenda poker yang telah dianggap global.

Sosok itu adalah John Juanda. Pria yang lahir dan besar di Medan, Sumatra Utara ini merupakan kampiun lima kali World Series of Poker (Wsop) dan dijuluki sebagai raja judi global.

Anak sulung berasal dari empat bersaudara ini mulai serius jadi pemain poker profesional sehabis menamatkan S2 di Amerika. Semenjak waktu tersebut, Ia udah mengukir tak terhitung kemenangan fantastis di kiprahnya didalam global poker. Berikut sederet fakta menarik terkait John Juanda yang sporadis diketahui.

Lahir dari Orangtua Pejudi

Ternyata, John Juanda udah familiar bersama dengan kartu remi dan permainan poker semenjak kecil. Ia kerap menyaksikan ayahnya bermain judi.

Dilansir berasal dari goldsea, hal yang paling diingatnya ada..