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Why 350 years?

19 March 2015 by

Since the first issue of Philosophical Transactions was published just over 350 years ago, its success has been built on the…

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Why Publish?

2 February 2015 by

In the early part of 1665, the Royal Society’s first joint Secretary, Henry Oldenburg, was occupied with the normal business  that…

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Microbes and me

26 January 2015 by

  Dr Sinead Collins is a researcher at the Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, and heads the research…