Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
10 Golden Rules for Reforestation
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
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
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.