Artist develops first ever man-made leaf that could provide oxygen during space travel

In a path-breaking innovation, Royal College of Art graduate Julian Melchiorri developed the first man-made, biologically functional leaf that takes in carbon dioxide, water, and light and releases oxygen.

Change in climate ‘causes leaves to narrow’

As a result of changes in the climate, leaves of some plant species are getting narrower, a new study has revealed.

`Leaf-inspired` wrinkles and twists `may up solar panels` power output`

Researchers have used microscopic folds on the surface of photovoltaic material to considerably increase the power output of flexible, low-cost solar cells.

Scientists create artificial leaf that can make green hydrogen

Reports indicate that materials scientists have created an artificial leaf that can harness light to split water and generate hydrogen.