Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Blogs, Science News
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Blogs, Career Blogs
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Environmental effects of China smoking
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity