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Press articles about Greg’s work on Mendel and Weldon:

“Mendel in the Hot Seat, 1902: Raphael Weldon’s critiques of Mendelian principles were 100 years ahead of his time”. An article by Karen Zusi, The Scientist, 1 February 2016

“¿Fue Mendel el padre de la mala praxis científica?” A Spanish language article by Javier Sampedro, El Pais, 12 October 2015.

Video and audio recordings of Greg’s talks:

“Experimenting with the Scientific Past.” Presidential Address, British Society for the History of Science Annual Conference, Swansea, 4 July 2015.

"Mendel's Legacy". Seminar with Prof. Steve Jones and Dr Jenny Lewis, The Royal Society, 2 June 2015 (audio only)

"Mendel the Fraud?" The first annual John Innes LEcture in hte history of science, at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, 2015.

"The Role of the Royal Society in the Battle Over Mendelism." Public lecture, Royal Society of London, 5 October 2012.

"Scientific Inheritance: How History Matters for the Sciences." Inaugural Lecture, University of Leeds, 16 May 2012.

More details of the "Uses & Abuses of Biology" programme are available here

Research groups at the University of Leeds with whom we are associated or share interests:

Centre for History and Philosophy of Science

Leeds Centre for Medical Humanities

Centre for Science and Mathematics Education

University of Leeds Bioscience Education Research Group

Centre for Health, Technologies and Social Practice