We all know and appreciate that plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate...
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Plant breeding is an art of improving crops to meet our needs. We all want and need food that looks...
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Overeating: food waste that kills
Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
Why I marched for science
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins