Research results

ISSN 1831-9947 research eu RESULTS MAGAZINE ISSN 1830-8864 No 14 July/August 2012 18 research*eu results magazine — N° 14 —July/August 2012 ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY Innovative pellets to benefit organic farmers Researchers in Germany and Hungary have engineered novel pellets that are able to repel pests in a way that does not harm the environment but could […]

Fruit Fly Nose

  http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2012/12/06/166656957/fruitfly-nose-says-steer-clear-of-deadly-food-human-nose-not-so-reliable#wrapper Fruit Fly Nose Says Steer Clear Of Deadly Food; Human Nose Not So Reliable Now we know why we’ll never see a common fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) sitting on a beet. Jan Polabinski/iStockphoto.com The earthy smell of a fresh beet may spark delicious thoughts for us, but for a fruit fly, that smell […]