GMOs can make nutritious food affordable to the poorest, helping us meet dietary targets to protect the environment, improve public...
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Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
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Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
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The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Bhutan can grow quinoa