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Wildlife Research in South Africa: Never a Dull Moment

“Guys, as you can see the base has no fences so there is nothing to stop the animals coming in here. If you fall asleep on the veranda, the hyena can come in, and they will more than likely bite … Continue reading

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Summer in Africa

Aileen Sweeney, a fourth year Zoology student from the School of BEES writes from South Africa on how she’s spending her summer and working on her final year research project: I was going to start this by mentioning the fact … Continue reading

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Chasing Terns

BEES MSc student Tony Murray writes from the Sunny Southeast: The plight of roseate terns (Sterna dougallii) has been well documented over the last number of years. The NPWS have been involved in wardening the largest ternery in Ireland at … Continue reading

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The BIG world of Geology

Dr. Andy Wheeler from the School of BEES writes that the Geosciences is one sector that is thriving: Despite a global economic recession, employment prospects for Geology graduates have rarely been better (as showcased in a recent Nature article). The … Continue reading

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