18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
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Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
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Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
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Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
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