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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Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
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Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
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Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.