A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Blogs, Science News
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Why I marched for science
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
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...
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
100-word explainer: When is ozone bad?