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18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
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Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
How plants conquered the land
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Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Environmental effects of China smoking
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Overeating: food waste that kills