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Air pollution: can we fix it?
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
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High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
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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