Melvin Calvin Dies at 85; Biochemist Won Nobel Prize
In this fashion, the cycle of photosynthetic reactions was made clear and was shown to be related in part to the familiar ... and ''Following the Trail of Light: A Scientific Odyssey'' (1992). Melvin Calvin was born on April 8, 1911, in St. Paul, and ...
Light dependent activation of RuBISCO and Carbon dioxide fixation
In a way dark reaction is actually also light dependent Carbon fixation. Although Calvin Cycle’ or ‘Carbon Reactions Pathway do not Require Light energy to occur but they do require energy captured by light reactions and they occur at same time as ...
Blue light found to improve brain function and focus better than coffee
While previous research has shown that exposure to blue light, especially right before bed, can obstruct the natural sleep cycle by ... study builds on related research involving the use of blue light to improve memory, alertness and reaction time.
How a Light Bulb Can Help You Sleep Better
Would you do ... sleep are at the red end of the spectrum. And these days, the light to which we're exposed at the time our biological clocks should be getting ready to crank out melatonin tends to be bluer than ever, due primarily to the many computer ...
Sun and photocatalysts will clean polluted water, cheaply and quickly
They are activated by solar or UV light, and the actual chemical reaction can take place at a temperature ... The recovered powder can be reused, and multiple repetition of the cycle does not significantly affect the catalyst performance.