Dashain or Bijaya Dashami, the main festival in the Hindu calendar, is fast approaching. On this occasion, elders give blessings...
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
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Breakdown in the climate and global heating is amongst the most discussed topic by the public and the media. The...
Environmental effects of China smoking
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Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
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Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
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