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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Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Why I marched for science
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Environmental effects of China smoking
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Air pollution: can we fix it?