18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II