Local and commercial energy use is the biggest source of premature deaths in Nepal. A study used a global atmospheric...
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Plants are great producers – they’re the source of food for many of earth’s animals, insects and microbes. As autotropic ,...
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PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Scientific studies usually start with a valid hypothesis supported by previous observations. Some investigations are driven by curiosity, some by...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
In the early hours of 22 April 2017, I did something unusual. I woke up in the early morning, which...
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word “chemicals”? A large majority of people...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?