As the world endures the impacts of a rapidly changing climate — sea level rise, extreme weather events, warming and acidifying oceans (among many...
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Blogs, Science News
Why I marched for science
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
How plants conquered the land
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens