As the world endures the impacts of a rapidly changing climate — sea level rise, extreme weather events, warming and acidifying oceans (among many...
Overeating: food waste that kills
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Blogs, Science News
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Organic farming cannot feed the world
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars