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Arabidopsis all the way?

Forget any notion that botany is boring – if you have any interest in what the day-to-day life of a research scientist is really like, this is the most...

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AoB Blog puts on its winter clothes

As well as changing the header image an background stripes, I’ve taken the opportunity to redo the theme. I’ve changed it round pull out the...

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Origins of maize unearthed

I remember being taught about the origins of cultivated maize on my MPhil. It was a mess. Over at the Agricultural Biodiversity Weblog, there’s news...

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You can look but not touch

via iPhylo “The Plant List () has been released today, complete with glowing press releases. The list includes some 1,040,426 names. I eagerly looked for...

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Reading about Readability

Bora Zivkovic highlighted a post on readability and blogging yesterday on The Science of Blogging. This is a rework of a post on Colin Schultz’s site...