Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
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Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
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Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Why I marched for science
How plants conquered the land
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How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Overeating: food waste that kills
A final year PhD student got in touch with me recently to get some advice about career options outside academia....
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Air pollution: can we fix it?