Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
How plants conquered the land
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
A few years ago when I was getting a haircut, the barbers and other customers mocked and laughed at me...
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
The real hustle: how a plant conned fungi
Overeating: food waste that kills
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
A final year PhD student got in touch with me recently to get some advice about career options outside academia....
Environmental effects of China smoking
Air pollution: can we fix it?
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?