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Professor Steve Jones on the importance of first hand experience

The latest issue of the FSC Member's Magazine featured a fascinating reflection from Professor Steve Jones on fieldwork - from Darwin to his own early experiences visiting FSC.

Magazine Spring 16 Cover Edge

Steve Jones is Emeritus Professor of Genetics at UCL and has had a lifelong passion for science and considers first hand experiences as absolutely key saying: "The study of biology, geology and the rest is a living experience, and without field work it can be (and often is) killed stone dead."

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This article by Professor Jones featured in our latest membership magazine.  FSC Members receive the magazine and exclusive previews of our courses as well as a dedicated programme of events.

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Monday, August 8, 2016