Cyclones, typhoons and hurricanes are the same weather phenomena. So why are they called different names?
100-word explainer: What is speed breeding?
100-word explainer: How plants recognise gravity?
100-word explainer: When is a microbe not a microbe?
Innovators are using artificial intelligence and genome editing to develop camelina plants to produce omega-3 nutritional oils.
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
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Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
GMOs can make nutritious food affordable to the poorest, helping us meet dietary targets to protect the environment, improve public...
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Overeating: food waste that kills
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.
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease