Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
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Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
How plants conquered the land
A few years ago when I was getting a haircut, the barbers and other customers mocked and laughed at me...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Environmental effects of China smoking
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
A final year PhD student got in touch with me recently to get some advice about career options outside academia....
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?