An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
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Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
Why I marched for science
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
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The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
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PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell