Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Blogs, Science News
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Environmental effects of China smoking
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Sustainable bioproduction: feed bacteria carbon dioxide to make sugar, bioplastic and biofertilisers
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases