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Tweeting beans

Twitter is often a hellsite, but every once in a while, it really comes through. Case in point is this cool summary of a recent paper on the genetics and physiology of seed dormancy in common beans posted by one of the authors, Dr David Lowry.

Now, I know some of you are not going to want to click on the above, so here it is in ThreadReader. And if you just want the bottom line…

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