The secrets of Coffee Can Help Science Help It Grow in Changing Climate

September 7, 2014 5:10 PM

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A new study in the Journal of Science by an international group of scientists found out different secrets about coffee. They hope that the new developments will help coffee growers come up with better selections of coffee and find ways to grow coffee and help crops fight pathogens.

Scientists did not know why coffee was able to create such high amounts of caffeine. They claim the answer is in evolution. Caffeine might also be addicting to pollinators, perhaps, high levels of caffeine kept pollinators coming back for more. Also, high levels of caffeine might keep insects from c...

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