Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Blogs, Career Blogs
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Post-PhD Career 2: Policy Manager
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Why I marched for science
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people