Contact: Diana Yates
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Illinois plant biology professor Andrew Leakey led a team that discovered that soybean leaves speed up their metabolism in response to rising CO2.
Credit: Photo by L. Brian Stauffer, U. of I. News Bureau.
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