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How to calibrate coalescent trees to geological time

There has been much interest recently in using the multi-species coalescent to estimate species phylogenies from molecular data. The advantage of the method is that incomplete lineage sorting (the discrepancy between gene trees and the species tree), and ancestral polymorphism are accounted for during phylogenetic inference. 1,458 more words

Bayesian Statistics

Activist, former Black Panthers leader Angela Davis to visit Haiti — The Militant Negro™

Originally posted on Repeating Islands: An aticle by Jacqueline Charles for The Miami Herald. Here’s an excerpt. For the complete text go to the original report here.

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BPP in Writing Magazine - July 2016

Great to see the Black Pear Press short story competition is shown in the July 2016 edition of Writing Magazine.

Black Pear Press

Sabah govt denies oil and gas project in Kudat

For you speculators.

Dateline 2016-04-04, The Star:

The Sabah government has denied a claim that an oil and gas project has been earmarked for Kampung Limau Limauan, Kudat.

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Russell MartWIN

Russell wins the match
and for his heroic effort,
gets a red shower.



James Presents Fashion at African American Museum

James is presenting on fashion during the 60s specifically from the Black Power Movement at the African American Museum in Philadelphia on April 16th. The event is free and open to the public, but attendees must first register… 38 more words

James R. Sanders

Arnavaz Mistry will stand for Trustee election in April

Amidst speculation of will she / won’t she it is now confirmed that Arnavaz Mistry has decided to contest the upcoming BPP elections.

Arnavaz won the elections in 2008 by the highest number of votes securing over 10 thousand votes – the only candidate in adult franchise election history to receive the support of 80% of the electorate. 49 more words