PeerJ Blog Blog

New Publication Prices at PeerJ

PeerJ has just passed its third year of publishing high quality science in the most efficient, cost effective, and open way possible. In that time we have published more than 1,700 peer-reviewed articles and 2,100...

Patterns of bird-window collisions – Author Interview

We recently published “Patterns of bird-window collisions inform mitigation on a university campus”. In this study, author Natalia Ocampo-Peñuela, and her colleagues examined the patterns in bird window accidents at Duke University and discuss their findings....

Arthropods of the great indoors – Author Interview

We recently published “Arthropods of the great indoors: Characterizing diversity inside urban and suburban homes”. In this study, author Matthew A. Bertone, and his colleagues examined discuss the results of a study on Arthropods found...

The Top PeerJ Articles of 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, please join us as we review some of ‘top’ articles from 2015. A list like this is always going to be subjective, however, in order of ‘publication date’ here...

Celebrating 2015 at PeerJ

As 2015 comes to a close, we take this opportunity to acknowledge the involvement of all of our authors, editors, reviewers and readers. Thank you to everyone who has been involved in PeerJ this year. Among...

Interview with PeerJ Editor David H. Reser

This week we interviewed Editor David H. Reser. He is a Lecturer in the Physiology Department at Monash University. We caught up with him via email and asked him about his background, his experience...

Guest Post – Stadium Seat Bacteria

Guest blog post from David Coil, first author of the recently published article “Porphyrobacter mercurialis sp. nov., isolated from a stadium seat and emended description of the genus Porphyrobacter“. This paper is our first...