On May 7th, fellow UW grad student Halley Froelich and I had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Peter Kareiva, . . .
Was anyone else first introduced to the idea of biodiversity by a man-made collection? The notion of the diversity of . . .
In the context of declining diversity, scientists are attempting to quantify the consequences in terms that have a direct impact . . .
The relationship between the richness of a community and its risk of being invaded (invasibility) goes back to Darwin. He . . .
Few studies have had as large of an impact on me as Charles Mitchell’s study of the impacts of plant species diversity on fungal diseases at the Cedar Creek grassland in Minnesota, USA.
Reaching Out: The Uphill Battle to Institutionalize Science Communication Early in December 2012, I was invited to speak . . .
Among the parasites of the world, parasitic angiosperms are relatively understudied. Past research tends to focus on the study of . . .
Unraveling the relative roles of biotic interactions and abiotic fluctuations on diversification and extinction is a major tenant of evolutionary . . .
A week or so ago, I wrote a blog post in praise of Hutchinson’s seminal 1961 paper “The Paradox of . . .
“The problem that is presented by the phytoplankton is essentially how it is possible for a number of species to . . .