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Summer is upon us! Heaven for a botanist like me, with all shades of green and sparks of color popping up wherever you look.
Two consecutive winters of stubborn species studying is now again put to the test, and the results are promising: I think I have never recognised more plant species than now. 44 more words
Misunderstanding the Microbiome: misuse of community ecology tools to understand microbial communities
Understanding how the vast collection of organisms within us (‘the ‘microbiome’) is linked to human (and ecosystem) health is one of the most exciting scientific topics today. 491 more words
A De-Sexed, De-Humanized Society
“Physical reality exists independent of “gender identity non-discrimination” law—or any man-made law. Laws have no power to make reality go away, but they can change how people behave in response to reality. 44 more words
The blog has been a bit quiet of late, due to a lot of traveling on my part, starting with field work in Tenerife, then a weekend away with friends on the Isle of Wight, followed by the topic of this post: … 633 more words