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Not the fly on the wall: can systematists cope with uncertainty?

Sir Julian Huxley lecture 2008
6pm on Wednesday 2 July 2008, Linnean Society, London

Prof. Joseph Felsenstein Joseph Felsenstein
Professor of Genome Sciences and of Biology
Adjunct Professor of Computer Science and of Statistics
Department of Genome Sciences
University of Washington
Seattle, USA.




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Systematics Association

75th anniversary celebrations

2012 marked the 75th anniversary of the Systematics Association. In honour of this grand birthday, the Association hosted a special event on 20 June 2012 in the Flett lecture theatre, Natural History Museum, London

Part 1 - Dr David Williams gives an illustrated talk on the history of the Systematics Association

Part 2 - Sir David Attenborough and Professor Richard Fortey talk on some of their experiences in the field of scientific discovery.

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The evolutionary history of the danthonioid grasses: dispersal, niche evolution and radiation in the Southern Hemisphere

Sir Julian Huxley lecture 2012
Wednesday 10 October 2012, Linnean Society, London

Peter Linder Prof. Dr. H. Peter Linder
Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, Switzerland

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The big bang: the impact of twenty years of molecular systematics on understanding the algae.

President's lecture 2012
Wednesday 28 November 2012 at the Linnean Society, London

Juliet Brodie Professor Juliet Brodie
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD

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Exploring Adaptive Radiations

Sir Julian Huxley lecture 2013
Thursday 20 October 2013, Natural History Museum, London

Prof. Mike Benton
School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, UK.

Gorgonopsian

6.00pm Thursday 20 June 2013
Flett Lecture Theatre, The Natural History Museum, London, UK

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Plant Hunting in the 21st century.

President's lecture 2013
Thursday 28 November 2013 at the Linnean Society, London

John Wood

John Wood, Senior Research Associate
Department of Plant Sciences,
University of Oxford, South Parks Road,
Oxford, OX1 3RB, UK

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The evolutionary origins of diversity in cancer

Sir Julian Huxley lecture 2014
Wednesday 15 October 2014, Linnean Society, London

Mel Greaves Prof. Mel Greaves FRS
Professor of Cell Biology, Institute of Cancer Research

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Is e-taxonomy a distraction or a solution?

5.30pm Thursday 27 November 2014 at the Linnean Society, London

Robertc Scotland Vince Smith

Dr. Vincent S. Smith
Informatics Research Leader
The Natural History Museum
London, UK

Robert Scotland
Reader in Systematic Botany

Department of Plant Sciences,
University of Oxford, UK

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