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?
Be in the know: knowing when to say “I don’t know”
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.
Air pollution: can we fix it?
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Biotech can help feed sustainable, healthy diets to 10 billion people
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Blogs, Science News
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Climate Strikes: Scientists want you to join civil disobedience movements