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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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
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...
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
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