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Shortages may trigger food wars by 2050

Discovery | 
Within a few more decades, dire food shortages may lead to global-scale conflict, warned a top plant scientist in the ...

Engineered plants and bacteria could mine platinum

Discovery | 
“We have access to a global dataset of plant/crop genetics and capabilities that will allow us to identify suitable native ...
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