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A shiny new Rmarkdown for the win!

After a few weeks without using Rmarkdown, I recently went to use it for a new project I am working on where I am accumulating information on the numerous data sources out there for food webs and other ecological networks. … Continue reading

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Wolves, moose, and genetics oh MY!

Science just published a news focus article titled: Are Isle Royale’s Wolves Chasing Extinction? This article is about how inbreeding (and perhaps climate change) is likely going to mean the decline and eventual extirpation of wolves on Isle Royale in … Continue reading

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Plankton, fertilization, and a paradox…

So I was just reading over at Mostly Open Ocean about the recent iron fertilization “experiment” in the North Pacific. I did not know too much about it so I went looking for news articles (such as this one from … Continue reading

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When Networks Network – Science News

When Networks Network – Science News. This is an interesting article on a relatively new focus of network science. While a lot of research has been done on single networks, I think that it is important to now expand what … Continue reading

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Eco-evolutionary dynamics and food webs

A news article in Science about eco-evolutionary dynamics surrounding various alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) populations caught my eye the other day. The idea of feedbacks between ecology and evolution has been around for quite some time, but the notion that they … Continue reading

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