18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
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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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Why I marched for science
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Overeating: food waste that kills
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
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