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There will be two lectures, to be broadcast with a short break in between. Ayla Paul, University of Reading Geographic Origin and Authenticity of UK Honey Samples Ayla is now completing her PhD thesis and will speak about her research on the origin and authenticity of UK honey samples. She will give insights of the …

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Citizen science is becoming more and more popular in the environmental sciences, monitoring and ecology.   There are many definitions and formings of citizen science, but common characteristics are the recruitment and training of participants by research institutions. In entomology, citizen science has a long tradition. Given scientific principles are followed, the findings of citizen …

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Virus Exchange between Honey Bees and Social Wasps   In this talk I will present research I have been conducting on honey bee viruses in social wasps, in particular in the invasive Asian hornet.   I will also be speaking about the novel moku virus (MV) which was first discovered in 2012 on Big Island, Hawaii in …

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