Global demand for fresh water is rising fast, and around the world, scientists are hard at work on smart, sustainable solutions.
Securing food for the Earth’s future population is one of the great challenges ahead. New technologies and techniques are helping to make this possible.
The emergence of synthetic biology offers the potential to engineer microbes to help us grow crops without the need for artificial fertilizer.
Animal testing has been critical to some of the most important medical breakthroughs of the past century. But are we moving into a new era of animal-free testing?
Smallholder farmers service an astonishing amount of the global food need; helping them take advantage of modern farming practices helps everyone.
With rates of allergies on the rise, how can we reconcile our increasingly urban lifestyles with our healthcare needs?
Health is much bigger than ourselves. And it starts with our pets.
Through their amazing sense of smell, specially trained dogs are helping to rid the world of the devastating impact of landmines.
Soil is essential to producing the food we eat. Unless we act now we could lose it in a generation.