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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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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...
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
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...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air