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Why Are Plants Green? To Reduce the Noise in Photosynthesis.
"Plants ignore the most energy-rich part of sunlight because stability matters more than efficiency, according to a new model of photosynthesis." Food for thought on solar power?
Why women need male allies in the workplace – and why fighting everyday sexism enriches men too
Overall a silly article, but this was kind of interesting: "Our study found men and women often have differing perceptions of who is an ally. For example, 37% of women whose male colleagues saw themselves as strong allies disagreed with that assessment. And just over half of the men who were perceived as strong allies by women didn’t see themselves that way."
GDPR & European Innovation Culture: What the Evidence Shows
This sounds about right: "The only thing Europe exports now on the digital-technology front is regulation". An example.