HE engagement

Prospecting for bacteria in Antarctic penguin poo!

Posted on 18 July 2017 by Justine Jenkins

Professor Les Baillie and Dr. James Blaxland have recently been collaborating with researchers at the Ukraine Institute of Experimental and Clinical Veterinary Medicine (NSC ‘IECVM’). Since its foundation in 1922, the Institute has investigated such problems as malleus, anthrax, brucellosis, plague, swine fever and foot-and-mouth disease. Working with Prof. Baillie, the NSC ‘IECVM’ is participating
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Dandelion pollen

The BeeWorld Project

Posted on 21 February 2014 by Helen Murphy

This exciting and unique project aims to encourage teachers, schools and communities to have a greater understanding of bees, their importance to people and the planet. The project looks at the problems facing bees locally as well as worldwide and searches for solutions. Pollination and sustainability are the core aspects of this new programme. This unique
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