From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Blogs, Science News
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Residential emissions biggest killer in Nepal
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
How plants conquered the land
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives