An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
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PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
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Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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Environmental effects of China smoking
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Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
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PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II