From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Overeating: food waste that kills
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
Blogs, Science News
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.