I visited the seed bank at Wakehurst place in Sussex a short journey from London. The Millennium Seed Bank was set up to preserve the genetic heritage of the worlds plants for future generations. What does the need for such a Bank say about mankinds impact on the world!
I took early retirement from the civil service where I worked for the Ministry of Defence for over 30 years as a radiation protection specialist. I am continuing this interest as an indepenent researcher and consultant.