Nepal is one of the few countries worldwide that denies women the equal right to relay their nationality to their...
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Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
One-third of all food that we produce goes to waste. Inefficiencies in the food chain mean that food is lost,...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
In 1987, countries worldwide signed the Montreal Protocol to protect the depleting ozone in the atmosphere. Ozone/trioxygen (O3) is a gas that...
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?
100-word explainer: How plants recognise gravity?
100-word explainer: What is speed breeding?
21 February 2017 – I flew back to the UK after a few months in Nepal. I decided to return...
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Environmental effects of China smoking
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Indoor farms produce a range of products, but most don’t grow staple crops. It’s especially puzzling given that staple crops,...
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?