Nepal is one of the few countries worldwide that denies women the equal right to relay their nationality to their...
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
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One-third of all food that we produce goes to waste. Inefficiencies in the food chain mean that food is lost,...
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Environmental effects of China smoking
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: What is speed breeding?
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?
100-word explainer: How plants recognise gravity?
21 February 2017 – I flew back to the UK after a few months in Nepal. I decided to return...
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Indoor farms produce a range of products, but most don’t grow staple crops. It’s especially puzzling given that staple crops,...
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Overeating: food waste that kills