18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
How plants conquered the land
Overeating: food waste that kills
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
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