Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Only new ways to make and break plastic will solve environment pollution
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Blogs, Science News
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.