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Biotechnology

Real texture for lab-grown meat

Researchers grow muscle cells on edible fibersCredit: Harvard University Lab-grown or cultured meat could revolutionize food production, providing a greener, more sustainable, more ethical alternative to large-scale meat…

How roots grow hair

'Smoke detectors' in plants also control the growth of root hairCredit: Andreas Battenberg / TUM The roots of plants can do a lot of things: They grow in length to reach water, they can bend to circumvent stones, and they form fine root…