18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
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...
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
How plants conquered the land
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Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Overeating: food waste that kills