As the world endures the impacts of a rapidly changing climate — sea level rise, extreme weather events, warming and acidifying oceans (among many...
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
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
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
Environmental effects of China smoking
Blogs, Science News
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Post-PhD Career 1: Research Programme Manager
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy