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Henry Ford’s biggest mistake

Henry Ford, the iconic car-maker, had a number of very successful ideas. He revolutionised the manufacturing industry, introducing the production line where each component and each operation was in theory identical to the ones before and after. He also had … Continue reading

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DNA barcoding to track illegally logged Brazilian trees

Scotland on Sunday reports about use of DNA barcoding to track the illegal logging that’s devastating large tracts of fragile Amazon rainforest.  While DNA barcoding has been used for a while to identify human forensic samples in criminal cases, its … Continue reading

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