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Background: Yanina studied biology at the University of Buenos Aires in Argentina where she earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees. In her tesis de licenciatura, a...
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Friday, July 30, 2021
The idea of the niche has been the cornerstone of ecology: the set of environmental conditions that a species can live and reproduce in determines the outcome of the...
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Monday, July 26, 2021
BGC Center Director Walter Jetz recently gave a talk titled “Indicator policy relevance, calculation, adaptation, and use” as part of a GEO BON webinar series focused on...
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Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Diego smiles while hiking on a wooded path with a large backpack and two walking sticks.
Background: Diego is a Uruguayan biologist currently in the third year of his PhD in the department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale. Prior to joining the Jetz lab...
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Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Background: Jussi studied geography in Finland at the University of Helsinki where he earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees. His MSc project examined interactions...
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Monday, May 24, 2021
Traditional naming practices when naming new species have generally Latinized personal names using Latin grammatical gender, adding the suffixes -i to identify species named...
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Thursday, May 6, 2021
Background: Aurore studied fisheries science in France before conducting her PhD at the Centre for Ocean Life at the Technical University of Denmark. Her PhD focused on the...
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Thursday, April 15, 2021