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 I marched for science
Environmental effects of China smoking
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Overeating: food waste that kills
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?