A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
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100-word explainer: how microalgae produce nitrous oxide
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Nitrous oxide (N2O) — a potent greenhouse and ozone-depleting gas — is rising at the fastest rate in 22,000 years. N2O correlates with the growth...
How plants conquered the land
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements