Dashain or Bijaya Dashami, the main festival in the Hindu calendar, is fast approaching. On this occasion, elders give blessings...
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Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Breakdown in the climate and global heating is amongst the most discussed topic by the public and the media. The...
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Environmental effects of China smoking
Land. It’s where we’re born, where we work and built houses, roads and railways. The land is where we live...
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
How plants conquered the land
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives