18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Overeating: food waste that kills
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
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Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
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Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Environmental effects of China smoking
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