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In May 2014, a team of scientists in the Philippines discovered a new species of plant, which was named the Rinorea niccolifera. This is a type of 'hyperaccumulator', which means it can flourish in soils with a high degree of metals and even absorb them.

Which metal does this plant absorb?

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This day last year: Q.1177

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