Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Blogs, Science News
Sustainable bioproduction: feed bacteria carbon dioxide to make sugar, bioplastic and biofertilisers
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Overeating: food waste that kills
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Blogs, Career Blogs
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Environmental effects of China smoking
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration