Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Blogs, Career Blogs
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Environmental effects of China smoking
10 Golden Rules for Reforestation
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing