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Destructive sampling ethics

Nature Geoscience volume 8, pages 817818 (2015) | Download Citation

Despite legislation to protect natural sites, rock outcrops are being damaged in the name of science. Scientists, funders and publishers must push forward a stronger code of ethics.

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  1. Rob Butler is in the School of Geosciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3UE, UK

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