Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Overeating: food waste that kills
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Only new ways to make and break plastic will solve environment pollution
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Blogs, Science News
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?