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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Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
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Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
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Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
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Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
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