Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
Only new ways to make and break plastic will solve environment pollution
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Blogs, Science News
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Fish farming has a sustainability problem and genetic engineering might be the solution
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
Blogs, Career Blogs
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Fascination of Plants Day at TalkPlant
Monotropa uniflora: how a plant conned fungi