Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Post-PhD Career 3: Dr Kasia Makowska, Press and Science Communications Officer
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Overeating: food waste that kills
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Science News
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars