18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
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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,...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Why I marched for science
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Overeating: food waste that kills
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