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
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
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We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
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Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
We all know and appreciate that plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate...
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
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