From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
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 science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air