Cities as a glimpse of the future

from the Frank Lab Website
August 27, 2014

This is an essay I wrote about my recent research on cities and climate change; the results were just published in Global Change Biology.

About a year ago, I found myself sitting ruefully in a patch of chiggery grass by the side of the road near the little town of Bahama, . . . → Read More: Cities as a glimpse of the future

Why Ant-garden Ants Carry Seeds

Divergent Chemical Cues Elicit Seed Collecting by Ants in an Obligate Multi-Species Mutualism in Lowland Amazonia

from PLoS ONE
December 30, 2010 (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015822)

(OK, not exactly a clip. Still clearing old grad school research off the desk, and here’s the latest. Short version: Ant-garden ants carry seeds of several plant species, but it’s not because those seeds have the . . . → Read More: Why Ant-garden Ants Carry Seeds