A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
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Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
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Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
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100-word explainer: how microalgae produce nitrous oxide
Nitrous oxide (N2O) — a potent greenhouse and ozone-depleting gas — is rising at the fastest rate in 22,000 years. N2O correlates with the growth...
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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