Career-building opportunities for plant scientists – apply now!

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Publications are important, but these days it takes more…

Recognizing featured Plant Cell first authors, June 2017

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Guotian Li, Rashmi Jain, and Mawsheng Chern, featured first authors…

How Wheat Root Tips Break Through Tough Soil

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Soils exhibiting high mechanical impedance as a result of soil…

Is Root Cortical Senescence Beneficial?

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Root cortical senescence (RCS) is a type of programmed cell death…

What Limits the Growth of Cyanobacteria?

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The commercialization of cyanobacteria-based biomass and biomolecules…

CropLife profile of Sophien Kamoun

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CropLife International has a series called "Food Heroes" - recently…

Crossover Guard: MEICA1 Prevents Meiotic Mishaps

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During meiosis, recombination between allelic sequences on pairs…

Exploring Maize Leaf Architecture from Different Angles

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Ornamental grasses with a sprawling growth habit may be welcome…

Jenna Gallagos, ASPB AAAS Mass Media Fellow, on Myths About Farming

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Jenna Gallagos is a talented writer and a scientist, and she's…

Prof Sir David Baulcombe on new £30million Cambridge Centre for Crop Science

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By 2050, the planet’s population is predicted to have reached…

Profile of Jane Langdale

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Current Biology interviews Jane Langdale, Professor in the Department…

Young Wha Lee on leaving academia for industry and finding career fulfillment

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Young Wha Lee, Data Scientist at Monsanto, talks about searching…

Taproot Podcast S1E2: Normalizing Nomenclature and The Idealism of Youth with Carolyn Lawrence-Dill

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In this episode, Ivan and Liz talk with Carolyn Lawrence-Dill,…

Taproot Episode 1, Season 1: Extreme Open Science and the Meaning of Scientific Impact with Sophien Kamoun

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The Taproot is the podcast that digs beneath the surface to understand…

What We're Reading: July 14

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Review: Exploiting induced and natural epigenetic variation for…

Welcome to The Taproot Podcast

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Join Ivan Baxter and Liz Haswell as they dig beneath the surface…

Profile of Plant Cell Editor Keiko Sugimoto

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Keiko Sugimoto, an Editor of The Plant Cell, was recently profiled…

Celebrating women in STEM through @365womeninSTEM

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From abstract algebra to zoology, women participate in science,…

What We're Reading: July 7

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This week's edition of What We're Reading is guest edited by…

What We're Reading: June 30th

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This edition of What We're Reading is guest edited by Mather…

iBiology - Magdalena Bezanilla: Understanding Cell Shape

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 A set of three video lectures, published by iBiology on May…

Ivan wants to know! Your thoughts on new ideas for Plant Direct

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Plant Direct Editor-in-Chief Ivan Baxter wants your input on…

What We're Reading: June 23rd

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This week's What We're Reading is guest edited by Gaby Auge,…

Profile of Mark Tester's research into salinity tolerance

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A bright future for sustainable agriculture May 28, 2017 Passionate…

Be a featured Plantae community member: Present yourself and discuss your science

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Present yourself and discuss your science with the Plantae Community…