UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
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Bhutan can grow quinoa
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
Blogs, Career Blogs
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Cyclones, typhoons and hurricanes are the same weather phenomena. So why are they called different names?
100-word explainer: How plants recognise gravity?
100-word explainer: What is speed breeding?
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?