100 years ago, the Eastern United States was a lot different than it is today. Yeah, there was less urban . . .
A few years ago, Sharon Baruch-Mordo posted a provocative challenge. She called it the biodiversity challenge and offered it as an opportunity to . . .
When I ask my introductory biology or ecology students what they think the biggest threat to Earth’s biodiversity is, climate . . .
The implementation of protected areas (PAs) is considered the backbone strategy of efforts towards the conservation of biodiversity and natural . . .
Our climate is changing, that much is clear. The main effect of this changing climate is that what once was balancing now starts . . .
Happy New Year! To put the cap on 2014, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite biodiversity research and stories from . . .
The main idea of this note is to show the most basic and purely mechanistic model of population growth, which . . .
Students of Biodiversity Science, rejoice! No more feeling guilty about spending time on Facebook while eating your lunch at your . . .
A wise man once said “sometimes you’ve got to go back to actually move forward” (this man was later mocked by . . .
You might have a favorite science writer. Mine are David Quammen, Bill Bryson, Carl Sagan, and Tim Flannery. Others may . . .