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Organic farming cannot feed the world
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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...
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
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Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
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Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
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