Bat Plant shows cancer-fighting potential

Bat plant, or Tacca chantrieri, could be used to fight cancer, according to researchers with.

‘Remarkable’ night-flowering orchid discovered in New Britain

A team of botanists has described an orchid species that flower at night, the first.

Flood-tolerant crops come closer to reality

A team of experts at the University of Nottingham and the University of California, Riverside,.

Scientist to spend 48-hrs in airtight container with 160 plants to keep him alive

A scientist is set to lock himself up in an airtight box for two days.

Tweaking plants’ bio-clock can revolutionise food output

Tweaking the biological clock of plants could make global food shortages a thing of the.

Pesticides damaging Oz’s Great Barrier Reef, says Govt report

Agricultural pesticides are causing significant damage to the Great Barrier Reef – a World Heritage-listed.

Dark beer ‘richer in iron content than pale or non-alcoholic beer’

Which beer is better – dark or pale? Researchers from the University of Valladolid in.

Why bumblebees are disappearing

A U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientist is tracking the cause of the decline in.

Mysterious soil fungi identified

Researchers at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Uppsala, Sweden, have cultivated

UV light good for veggies

Intense ultraviolet (UV) light might be bad for your skin, but it works wonders for.