Disregard for plant research by scientists and prize committees mean that it doesn’t get the same prestige as other disciplines . Plant science is...
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Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
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The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Diminishing ecosystems and climate change are hurting the Earth’s biological diversity and wilderness. These things also affect agricultural biodiversity or...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
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Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?