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New Birds providing valuable information but St. Brendan “the Navigator” still going strong!

Eurasian Woodcock Satellite Tagging and Tracking Project: November 2014 Update. For those of you who are interested and still following this research project you will be aware that despite St. Patrick being “missing in action”, St. Brendan (Image 1) is … Continue reading

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Feathered Dinosaurs: Questions and Answers

BEES scientist Dr Maria McNamara is part of an international research team who published a paper on a new species of dinosaur this week. The discovery suggests that all dinosaurs were feathered. More on this story here. How do we … Continue reading

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Why we need Plant Scientists

The work of Plant Scientists is crucial to our long-term survival, according to a hard-hitting letter by an international group of botanists and crop scientists published this week. by Eoin Lettice After an online consultation, the authors have drawn up … Continue reading

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