TITLE

Seeds turn to glass to survive the bad times

AUTHOR(S)
Simons, Paul
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;12/7/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1798, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on research at Cornell University on the formation of sugar glass by some seeds in order to survive dehydration. The two mixes of sugar found in seeds; How sugar glass forms; Benefits of glass to seeds.
ACCESSION #
9202031616

 

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