In May we held the fifth in the series of 3 Slide Talks. The three engaging talks from different disciplines provided much food for thought.
The first talk was given by Dr Robert Beyer from the Department of Zoology. Robert, who has a background in maths, presented current collaborative research on palm oil production. Oil palm is a highly contested crop linked with environmental destruction. While environmental NGOs and others have called for boycotts of products containing palm oil, the research done by Robert and his collaborators show that the ‘world’s most hated crop... Read more
11 June 2018