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How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Food waste and food loss: tech to the rescue
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Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
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Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
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