Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Blogs, Science News
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Environmental effects of China smoking
Air pollution: can we fix it?
10 Golden Rules for Reforestation
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival