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?
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
One-third of all food that we produce goes to waste. Inefficiencies in the food chain mean that food is lost,...
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Environmental effects of China smoking
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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: How plants recognise gravity?
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?
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
The real hustle: how a plant conned fungi
Indoor farms produce a range of products, but most don’t grow staple crops. It’s especially puzzling given that staple crops,...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”