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Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
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PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
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An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
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Why I marched for science
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