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A Breath of Fresh Air

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Public event
10am - 5pm, 19 April 2011
at Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh, Real Life Science Studio, John Hope Gateway
for children, families and the general public
Colonise game

Lichens are good indicators of air quality as many of them are sensitive to atmospheric pollution. Play the Colonise game to find out what influences lichen survival and assess air quality for yourself using lichens as your guide. With RBGE and The James Hutton Institute.

Short talks at 12noon and 2pm.

For children aged 5+. No booking required. Free event.

Further Information

  • Malcolm Coull - Information and Computational Sciences, The James Hutton Institute Craigiebuckler Aberdeen AB15 8QH Scotland UK Office: +44 (0)1224 395143

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.