Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Environmental effects of China smoking
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Why I marched for science
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Blogs, Career Blogs
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.