Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
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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...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
How plants conquered the land
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Air pollution: can we fix it?