plastids
Week in Review: March 3–7
Week in Review: March 3–7
Tracy Vence | Mar 7, 2014
The gene behind a butterfly’s mimicry; the evolution of adipose fins; bacteria and bowel cancer; plants lacking plastid genomes
Plants Without Plastid Genomes
Plants Without Plastid Genomes
Ed Yong | Feb 27, 2014
Two independent teams point to different plants that may have lost their plastid genomes.
The Plastid Gene Shuffle
The Plastid Gene Shuffle
David Smith | Dec 31, 2012
How plastid genetic information survived (or didn’t) the endosymbiotic experience
Steal My Sunshine
Steal My Sunshine
David Smith | Dec 31, 2012
How photosynthetic organisms get taken up, passed around, and discarded throughout the eukaryotic domain
Contributors
Contributors
Beth Marie Mole | Dec 31, 2012
Meet some of the people featured in the January 2013 issue of The Scientist.
Staying in Touch
Staying in Touch
Mary Beth Aberlin | Dec 31, 2012
Searching for life beyond our teeming planet has led to some innovative collaborative approaches to generating knowledge right here at home.