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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Caption: The Soybean Free Air Concentration Enrichment (Soy FACE) facility at Illinois can expose the plants in a soybean field to a variety of atmospheric CO2 and ozone levels -- without isolating the plants from other environmental influences, such as rainfall, sunlight and insects.

Credit: PHOTO Courtesy of Evan DeLucia.

Usage Restrictions: Photo may be used only with stories about the research described in the news release. Photo Courtesy of Evan DeLucia.

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