Copper speciation and its impact on iron cycling
Dr P Salaun, Dr A Tagliabue
23 January 2019
Motivation and wider context. Copper is a micronutrient required in a number of cellular processes that are key for phytoplankton growth .
SCENARIO: Climate and Speciation in the Mediterranean biome
Dr A Culham, Dr J David, Dr JS Singarayer, Dr C Yesson
25 January 2019
The Mediterranean basin is one of the world’s biodiversity hotspots yet patterns of distribution and diversification of species that are key to maintaining this biodiversity are still poorly understood.
How birds got their colours
Prof R M Sibly, Prof M Pagel
16 January 2019
Male birds are often brightly coloured and their plumage colour patterns tend to be specific to a species, often varying considerably even among closely related species.