Nepal is one of the few countries worldwide that denies women the equal right to relay their nationality to their...
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Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
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: How plants recognise gravity?
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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,...
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?