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PhD student in Plant Sciences at Cambridge working on dissecting the molecular basis of C4 photosynthesis. Formerly plant biologist, data analyst, bioinformatician and programmer at the Millennium Seed Bank.

My expertise is in plant biology, genomics, transcriptomics and computational biology.

I write software in Objective-C, C++, Ruby, Python, Javascript and R.

Solvers.io is my attempt to help highly skilled developers use their skills to benefit the world's poorest, or to help solve crucial scientific problems.


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answered Is the theory of evolution being disproved by bats?
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answered Black bumps on the cut surface of an avocado
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answered What are the white dots on the tree in this photo?
Jul
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answered Introductory books about evolution
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answered How does Yeast-two-hybrid detect interactions between several proteins in one experiment?
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answered Can rats pass on memories of a maze to their offspring?
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answered Photosynthetic Pigments vs. Chloroplasts
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answered How deep in the soil can a seed be placed and still develop into a plant/tree?
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answered Will fruit/seed of a bonsai yield another bonsai plant/tree?
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answered How does this illusion work?
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answered Is it better to take a half dose of paracetamol and a half dose of ibuprofen together rather than a full dose of either?
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answered Why is the Kakapo more attracted to humans than its own kind?
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answered Are there examples of the green beard effect in humans?
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answered When has an organism evolved enough to be called a new species?
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answered Do any plants exhibit hormonal changes similar to puberty?
Jun
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answered Genetic Models for Natural Selection?
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answered How do trees manage to grow equally in all directions?
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answered Finding the number of chromosomes of an organism
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answered Compare and contrast “Rubisco activity” and “assimilation rate” (is there a difference, and if so, what is it)?