How does the struggle between sexual selection and natural selection drive the coloration of a tropical gecko?

On animal coloration, sexual selection may promote conspicuousness while natural selection may favor crypsis...

Can people be screened for acute mountain sickness susceptibility?

This project aims to investigate cerebral deoxygenation during exercise in hypoxia in order to highlight a potential...

Surveying freshwater sponge diversity in the Great Lakes region

Freshwater sponges are the pinnacle of the weird and wonderful. As a basal animal that most people don’t even...

Can tick photos prevent Lyme disease?

Despite widespread education about ticks, tickborne disease cases are increasing. TickSpotters, the nation's...

How does traffic noise affect bird vocalizations in Costa Rica?

Roads generate negative effects on wildlife, including noise pollution that masks bird vocal communication...

How have pigeons in eastern North America evolved?

This study aims to better understand how birds can micro-evolve in a newly colonized environment. I hypothesize...

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