Upcoming 5 days
This weeks MaEcovo paper is Automatic Detection of Key Innovations, Rate Shifts, and Diversity-Dependence on Phylogenetic Trees by Rabosky 2014 in PloS One.
Friday seminar by Arnar Pálsson from University of Iceland
Open lecture by philosopher Massimo Pigliucci
Further upcoming events
The author, philosopher and biologist Massimo Pigliucci will give a lecture on: "The relationship between science and philosophy". Hopi Hoekstra from Harvard University will tell us about: "Digging for genes that affect behavior"
Mini-seminar in connection with the conferment of an honorary doctoral degree awarded to Prof. Eske Willerslev by the University of Oslo. Sign up!
We restart the TGAC+CELS journal club series with a discussion of a recent review (Cruickshank & Hahn 2014) on genome divergence between closely related species. A substantial paper, but a highly relevant one, also for our friends from the speciation journal club!
Friday seminar by Andrea Waeschenbach from Natural History Museum, London, UK