A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
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Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Nitrous oxide (N2O) — a potent greenhouse and ozone-depleting gas — is rising at the fastest rate in 22,000 years. N2O correlates with the growth...
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The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
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