SciComm

Making Soils Count!

Earlier this week I took a day out of the office to attend what looked like a very interesting networking event in Perth on ‘Making Soils Count’,  organised by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH). The meeting’s purpose was to take stock and share…
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ISPMF 2015 – Shanghai Knights!

I was very grateful to receive an MSB Early-Career Researcher grant in April 2015 from the Society of Biology, which supported my attendance to the International Symposium on Phytochemicals in Medicine & Food (ISPMF2015, Shanghai – CHINA). The event took…
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Soil School!

If you weren’t already aware, 2015 has been dedicated the International Year of Soil by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation. It is mainly because of this that led to this blogs inception. But importantly, it was also because of…
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[Soil] Science ambush at Soapbox Science

This week we are lucky enough to have another guest blogger. Dr Jacqueline (Jack) Hannam, an avid science communicator and resident soil scientist at Cranfield University, explains about her day spent standing on a soapbox talking about our favourite natural…
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