Can we hack photosynthesis to feed the world?

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk


Photosynthesis is one of the most important processes on the planet, helping produce the food we eat and the air we breathe. Crop scientist Steve Long thinks it could be more efficient — and he's intent on giving it a boost. He shows how hacking photosynthesis could help feed the world all while reducing climate change.
PeriodApr 2023
Event titleTED2023
Event typeConference
LocationVancouver, CanadaShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • climate change
  • farming
  • agriculture
  • food
  • DNA
  • sustainability
  • science
  • environment