Zoology

The Importance of Wildlife Rehabilitation

May 30, 2018 0

In my personal experience, I often encounter folks who tend to doubt or nay-say the work wildlife rehabilitators do, while others simply do not understand the different aspects of the job. While I do understand […]

Environment

Duckweed, the Future of Feed and Water Treatment

May 2, 2018 0

Duckweed and it’s uses as a fodder supplement, a biological cleaning agent and its effects on wastewater treatment systems. Kingdom Plantae Phylum Angiosperms Class Monocots Order Alismatales Family Araceae Subfamily Lemnoideae Genus Lemna Species Lemna […]

Digital Test Tube (DTT)
Research

Digital Test Tube (DTT)

March 29, 2018 0

Some of you might recognise the photo of PCR results above, the “dreaded gel” some might say. Me on the other hand, I saw this photo as an opportunity to make life for lab scientists […]

Environment

The ethics of NGOs: What happens when it fails?

March 20, 2018 0

Big NGOs like Greenpeace can have enormous impact on people’s perceptions of environmental issues, but what happens when they use that power to further their own agenda, rather than the public good? Businesses all over […]

ID Guide

Things to watch out for this month: The Snowdrop

March 5, 2018 0

One of Ireland’s most distinctive flowers, the snowdrop is often the first flower to appear in the year. Like many over-wintering bulbs the snowdrop requires a period of sharp cold in order to germinate correctly. […]

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