Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Blogs, Science News
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Only new ways to make and break plastic will solve environment pollution
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Fish farming has a sustainability problem and genetic engineering might be the solution