18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
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Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
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Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
How plants conquered the land
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
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Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
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