Cyclones, typhoons and hurricanes are the same weather phenomena. So why are they called different names?
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Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
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Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Why I marched for science
A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Overeating: food waste that kills
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?