Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
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Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
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Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
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Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Plants fix carbon through photosynthesis, but they release chemicals into the soil that contain one-fifth of the carbon they make....
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Why I marched for science
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Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
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