An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
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Air pollution: can we fix it?
Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
How plants conquered the land
A few years ago when I was getting a haircut, the barbers and other customers mocked and laughed at me...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Overeating: food waste that kills
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.