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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Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Why I marched for science
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I