18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
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Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Why I marched for science
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?