Researching plants is vital for our food security, maintaining our ecosystems and in our fight against climate change. Plant science...
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
A few years ago when I was getting a haircut, the barbers and other customers mocked and laughed at me...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
A final year PhD student got in touch with me recently to get some advice about career options outside academia....
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Why I marched for science
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?