Time constraints and the competition determine a hunter's decision to shoot
Dec. 15, 2016 10:12 AM
New research from Florian Diekert et al., Andries Richter, Inger Maren Rivrud, and Atle Mysterud, published in PNAS, looks at how social context influences the individual hunter’s decision to shoot or not to shoot an animal.
Prestigious European grant to evolutionary biologist
Dec. 8, 2016 2:49 PM
The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded a grant of almost two million Euros to Associate Professor Lee Hsiang Liow, for a project that aims to bridge the huge conceptual gap between microevolution and macroevolution.
Late Lunch Talk by Annie Evankow, Northeastern University Marine Science Center
Our first statistics course warns us about making predictions beyond the observed range of data. What that means exactly is difficult to say though when we use more complex models with link functions, higher order effects and interactive terms. We discuss a quantitative method for assessing bias when extrapolating.