Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
How plants conquered the land
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
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...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.