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
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
PhDs don’t last forever. Know your options. Start now – Part I
UK people of minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to die from coronavirus infection than white people.
Bhutan can grow quinoa
Blogs, Science News
Carbon dioxide-eating microbes: synthetic biology can initiate sustainable industrial revolution creating circular economy
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
I currently work as a Senior Funding Policy Manager at UKRI. Read to find out more about this role.
Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
100-word explainers, Science News
100-word explainer: How microalgae produce nitrous oxide
In my first job outside academia, I worked as a Research Programme Manager at NIHR. Read to find out more...
How plants conquered the land
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
PhD opens up several career opportunities inside and outside academia. A new blog series will highlight several post-PhD roles.
Jamara: science of growing barley grass central to Dashain, the main Hindu festival
Planting trees is vital, but it won’t stop climate change. We must reduce fossil fuel use.
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?