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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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Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Environmental effects of China smoking
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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