18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Environmental effects of China smoking
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Overeating: food waste that kills
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi