Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
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Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
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Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Plants fix carbon through photosynthesis, but they release chemicals into the soil that contain one-fifth of the carbon they make....
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
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Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
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