Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
How plants conquered the land
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Only new ways to make and break plastic will solve environment pollution
Blogs, Career Blogs
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Blogs, Science News
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
10 Golden Rules for Reforestation
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people