18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
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New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Environmental effects of China smoking
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
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