Ben Babst, Brookhaven National Laboratory (image) DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory Caption This shows Brookhaven Lab plant scientist Benjamin Babst with corn and sorghum plants. Studies in model plants such as pea, like the one described below, could point to ways to improve these bioenergy crops. Credit Brookhaven National Laboratory Usage Restrictions With stories about this research. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.