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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Andrew Leakey, 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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