Planting Clues Media Coverage
My book Planting Clues: How Plants Solve Crimes has attracted several media reviews. The good, bad, and ugly, links are provided here.
Science Fact and Science Fiction Concatenation: http://www.concatenation.org/nfrev/gibson-planting-clues.html
La Republicca (In Italian, paywalled): https://www.repubblica.it/venerdi/2022/10/21/news/le_piante_che_risolvono_i_crimini-370698051/
New Scientist (paywalled): https://www.newscientist.com/article/0-planting-clues-review-intriguing-tales-about-plants-role-in-crime/
Publishers Weekly: http://www.publishersweekly.com/9780198868606
BBC Science Focus’s Instant Genius podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/science-focus-podcast/instant-genius-how-plants-solve-crimes-with-prof-david-gibso
WICN 90.5 Public Radio: https://www.wicn.org/podcast/david-j-gibson/
Environmental DNA: the future of forensic testing? OUPBlog
Forensic Botany as a Career. Invited presentation at Cortova Plant Sciences Symposium 2022, Purdue University. Link to slides.
"Planting Clues gives a much-appreciated – invaluable, and probably long-overdue – insight into forensic botany." - Nigel Chaffey, Popular Science
"A new book from David J. Gibson has some great tales about how plants help solve crimes – and are used to commit them" - Kate Douglas, New Scientist