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Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
One-third of all food that we produce goes to waste. Inefficiencies in the food chain mean that food is lost,...
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
In 1987, countries worldwide signed the Montreal Protocol to protect the depleting ozone in the atmosphere. Ozone/trioxygen (O3) is a gas that...
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?
100-word explainer: How plants recognise gravity?
100-word explainer: What is speed breeding?
21 February 2017 – I flew back to the UK after a few months in Nepal. I decided to return...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Indoor farms produce a range of products, but most don’t grow staple crops. It’s especially puzzling given that staple crops,...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity