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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
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PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
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How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Breakdown in the climate and global heating is amongst the most discussed topic by the public and the media. The...
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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
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
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Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance