18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
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Why I marched for science
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
How plants conquered the land
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
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”
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
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