Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Blogs, Science News
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Blogs, Career Blogs
Post-PhD Career 3: Dr Kasia Makowska, Press and Science Communications Officer
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Post-PhD Career 2: Policy Manager
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
Virology: science and medicine discipline emerged from plant science
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Post-PhD Career 1: Research Programme Manager