18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Environmental effects of China smoking
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Overeating: food waste that kills
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?