Tagged: animal behavior

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....

Can sea urchins beat the heat? – Author Interview

We recently published “Can sea urchins beat the heat? Sea urchins, thermal tolerance and climate change”. In this study, author Elizabeth Sherman examined the effects of rising sea temperatures on sea urchins. Elizabeth comments on her research and...

Estimating Grackle Endocranial Volume – Author Interview

Today we published our one thousandth peer-reviewed article in PeerJ – “Can endocranial volume be estimated accurately from external skull measurements in great-tailed grackles (Quiscalus mexicanus)?”. In this study, author Corina Logan, and her co-author utilized...

Birds’ responses to 3D printed eggs – Author Interview

Today we published “Using 3D printed eggs to examine the egg-rejection behaviour of wild birds”. In this study, First author Branislav Igic, co-author Mark E. Hauber, and their colleagues utilized 3D printed eggs as a method...

Pre- and postmortem tyrannosaurid bite marks – Author Interview

Today we are pleased to have published “Pre- and postmortem tyrannosaurid bite marks on the remains of Daspletosaurus (Tyrannosaurinae: Theropoda) from Dinosaur Provincial Park, Alberta, Canada“. In this crowdsource-funded study, first author David Hone,...