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How Caffeine Affects the Body Clock

By | September 16, 2015

Evening consumption of the drug leads human circadian rhythms to lag.

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Java Genes?

By | October 8, 2014

Eight genetic loci could partially explain why some people drink more coffee than others.

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Genome Digest

By | September 10, 2014

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

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Plant Scourges

By | June 1, 2014

A sampling of some of the most devastating crop pathogens

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Study: Coffee Cuts Cancer Risk

By | April 10, 2014

Evidence presented at AACR suggests that daily coffee consumption may cut a person’s risk of developing a form of liver cancer.

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Biodiversity = More (and Better) Coffee

By | February 11, 2014

Study finds that coffee plants grown in the vicinity of Mount Kilimanjaro produce more coffee beans of a better quality if they are surrounded by thriving plant and animal communities.

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Birds Guard Coffee Farms

By | September 9, 2013

Avian species significantly reduce coffee berry borer beetle infestations in Costa Rica.

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Killer Cups?

By | August 16, 2013

Heavy coffee drinkers under 55 are more likely to die sooner, a study shows.

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Buzzed Honeybees

By | March 11, 2013

The pollinators are more likely to recall flowers that offer them a caffeine reward.

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Coffee Pest Gene Transfer

By | February 27, 2012

An insect that plagues coffee plants likely got its bean-digesting gene from a bacterium.

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