This issue illustrates the breadth and dynamism of plant science. In the Technology section, we focus on a series of dazzling genome initiatives that have transformed the field (see
Of course, the aspect of plant science most visible to the outside world, and perhaps most frustrating to insiders, concerns genetically modified (GM) crops. The latest move from the research community is a letter1 signed by 150 internationally known scientists and addressed to UK Prime Minister Tony Blair,...
P.S. – Postdocs in Paradise
Our annual survey (