Reforestation rules to maximise carbon capture, biodiversity recovery and livelihood benefits.
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Overeating: food waste that kills
Health and care challenge: can we live good-quality life with multiple long-term diseases?
Bioengineered bacteria produce a range of sustainable commodities using waste carbon dioxide.
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Almost all plastics we make are dumped in landfills. This needs to change immediately.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Farming: horizontally outside or vertically inside?
Relocating agriculture can offset increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide for half-century
Benefits of a broader biotech adoption in aquaculture will extend beyond the developed world to improve the lives of those...
Plant science discovered first-ever enzyme and kick-started biochemistry
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Climate change: science said, ‘eat less meat’. I obliged.
From a PhD in cancer biology to science communications, find out more about Dr Kasia Makowska’s career in the TalkPlant...
Blogs, Career Blogs
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part II
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?