From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
Introducing “Post-PhD Career” blog series at TalkPlant
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Cannabis: secret weapon against antibiotic resistance crisis
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Blogs, Science News
AI and plant biotech could produce sustainable omega-3 oils
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Coronavirus: COVID-19 more likely to kill black and Asian people
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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.
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake