Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
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