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Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology-Tenure Track

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Ravens and People, Part 1

And the raven, never flitting, still is sitting, still is sitting

On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door;

And his eyes have all the seeming of a demon’s that is dreaming, 1,341 more words


Biological Markup Language

A man can dream, can’t he?

I was recently reading the excellent blog on phyloinformatics by Roderik Page (accessible at http://iphylo.blogspot.co.uk/ ) and watched a presentation of his on the biological knowledge graph and the need to introduce regular markup in to scientific publications. 755 more words


Green Waterhole Cave

The south east of South Australia is a well-known area for sink-caves, most notably in the Naracoorte and Mt. Gambier areas of the state. This is due to the large province of Oligo-Miocene aged limestone shelf that occurs in the area. 748 more words


Organisms are the product of their evolution

Firstly I will give you a few minutes to make sure you are familiar with the definition of ‘clade’. That’s very important in all discussions on non-Linnaean taxonomy. 1,219 more words


Display of the White-winged Chough

The notion of cooperative breeding is a very rare phenomenon in birds normally, when viewed through a global lens it occurs in less than 3% of species, however when considering only Australian endemics that figure rises to over 20%. 643 more words


NDWI and the Red-necked Crake

I promised to post an update post so here’s a quick 5am update.

Using landsat data and Normalised Differentiated Water Index I classified the stream areas and then overlayed them on the predictive distribution models I made previously. 22 more words