18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Why I marched for science
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I