18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Blogs, Science News
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Environmental effects of China smoking
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives