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Remote sensing: Edinburgh to the Amazon and back again

Posted on 26 February 2016 by Peter Kille

Things that starts simple sometimes mature into things of complexity and elegance. This time the simple idea started with Tom’s (Meagher, St Andrews) passion for remote sensing (seeing the planet from the sky) and its transformative potential to change our understanding of the land-use and especially studies of the planets fauna and flora. The UK
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Returning to the source of the genome

Posted on 22 February 2016 by Peter Kille

When you have spent 10 years of your life focused on completing the genome of your chosen species a trip to a cold welsh hillside for those last samples doesn’t seem far to go!! So Stephen (Short) and myself set out this crisp and chilly February morning to track down just a hand-full of words
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