Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Blogs, Science News
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Overeating: food waste that kills
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Blogs, Career Blogs
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival