From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
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
Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Organic farming cannot feed the world
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
How plants conquered the land
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Blogs, Science News
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders