Also this week: is Gödel, Escher, Bach overrated, nonlinear dynamics of love, and more.
All this week’s links are related to #LGBTSTEMDay (including links explaining why such a day is needed):
Also this week: [color of your study species] is the new black, zombie idea about plant dispersal, code sharing vs. #?!*$%, LeBron James vs. reviewer three, preprint servers are not a democracy, and more
Also this week: even simulated evolution is cleverer than you are, what kids today think scientists look like, myths of academic time management, and more.
Also this week: Rapid Ecology’s latest experiment, new ESA Fellows, and more.
Also this week: 50 shades of
grey green, the best (?) pedagogical technique you’ve never heard of (?), and more.
Also this week: Stephen Heard vs. Paul Erdős, your PhD vs. you, and more.
Also this week: the realized niche is “all shit”, world’s greatest faculty job application cover letter, the sixth mass
extinction speciation, MIT diplomas vs. Bitcoin, debating systematics, scientific mavericks, Rand Paul vs. peer review, and more. Lots of good stuff this week! Stick around to the end for a joke involving Shirley Jackson and Peter Chesson. Like our tagline says, “the fox knows many things”–and he also likes to show off his half-remembered liberal arts education by making weird jokes. 🙂
Also this week: missing Jane Lubchenco, Gilbert & Sullivan vs. digital humanities, the mysterious behavioral ecology of joggers, nerd sniping Stephen Heard, and more.