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PeerJ Collection of the 5th Turtle Evolution Symposium

We are pleased to announce that the PeerJ Collection of the 5th Turtle Evolution Symposium is growing and after the meeting, will include the papers of the contributions to the Symposium. The abstracts –...

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Effects of Overfishing Caribbean Reefs – Author Interview

We recently published “Indirect effects of overfishing on Caribbean reefs: sponges overgrow reef-building corals”. In this study, author Joseph Pawlik, and his colleagues examined the indirect effects of overfishing on coral reefs. Joseph comments on his research and...

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Interview with PeerJ Editor G. Matt Davies

This week we interviewed Editor Dr. G. Matt Davies. He is Assistant Professor of Soil and Plant Community Restoration in The Ohio State University’s School of Environment and Natural Resources. We caught up with him via...

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Photogrammetry of Whale Sharks – Author Interview

We recently published “Laser photogrammetry improves size and demographic estimates for whale sharks”. In this study, author Christoph A. Rohner and his colleagues examine the results of a study on Whale Sharks. Christoph comments on his research and...

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Sex Difference in Competitiveness – Author Interview

Today we published “Does the sex difference in competitiveness decrease in selective sub-populations? A test with intercollegiate distance runners”. In this blog post, author Robert O. Deaner, and his colleagues discuss the results of a study...

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Crosbysaurus from Utah – Author Interview

Today, we published “The first occurrence of the enigmatic archosauriform Crosbysaurus Heckert 2004 from the Chinle Formation of Southern Utah”. In this blog post, Robert Gay comments on his research and experience publishing with us....