Bioinformatics and Genomics

A randomized trial in a massive online open course shows people don’t know what a statistically significant relationship looks like, but they can learn
8 citations · 14,101 views · 1,423 downloads
A revised cranial description of Massospondylus carinatus Owen (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) based on computed tomographic scans and a review of cranial characters for basal Sauropodomorpha
16 citations · 13,764 views · 1,638 downloads
An early geikiid dicynodont from the Tropidostoma Assemblage Zone (late Permian) of South Africa
5 citations · 14,397 views · 988 downloads
The phylogenetic relationships of basal archosauromorphs, with an emphasis on the systematics of proterosuchian archosauriforms
91 citations · 12,435 views · 2,880 downloads
Sequencing 16S rRNA gene fragments using the PacBio SMRT DNA sequencing system
115 citations · 12,612 views · 2,490 downloads
Are pumas subordinate carnivores, and does it matter?
5 citations · 8,597 views · 6,292 downloads
Isthminia panamensis, a new fossil inioid (Mammalia, Cetacea) from the Chagres Formation of Panama and the evolution of ‘river dolphins’ in the Americas
17 citations · 13,348 views · 1,493 downloads
A horizon scan of future threats and opportunities for pollinators and pollination
47 citations · 12,222 views · 2,233 downloads
System wide analyses have underestimated protein abundances and the importance of transcription in mammals
159 citations · 11,764 views · 2,506 downloads
Architecture of the sperm whale forehead facilitates ramming combat
6 citations · 12,387 views · 1,536 downloads
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Conservation implications of using an imitation carnivore to assess rarely used refuges as critical habitat features in an alpine ungulate https://t.co/0Vg4xNSoMG @thePeerJ https://t.co/luBQIL54Cm

New publication: A multi-step allometric scaling approach to estimate epiphytic bryophytes at the stand scale in the tropical montane cloud forests of #Taiwan https://t.co/CMsoHcGcny

A little late for the #Biodiversity themed #WorldEnvironmentDay but our article on 'Identifying potential threats to #soil biodiversity' has been published today in @thePeerJ https://t.co/mhxX5O0jrc #Ecology #SoilScience #WorldEnvironmentDay2020 https://t.co/U02lsHgU9L

The reproductive inhibitory effects of levonorgestrel, quinestrol, and EP-1 in Brandt’s vole (Lasiopodomys brandtii) https://t.co/UZrOi7GKF9 @thePeerJ https://t.co/OqPafnPcfv

My article has been !finally! published today in @thePeerJ https://t.co/ga7CVR0enh

Stoked that our article about BFDV detection in nest boxes has been published today in @thePeerJ! BFDV is a virus that threatens parrots world-wide. https://t.co/Gs9jyphVIF #Conservation #Ecology #Virology #Zoology #Parrots #BFDV #PBFD https://t.co/78UWsf2o1h

Author Blog Post: "Caught in the Middle: The Subordinate Puma—and What It Means for Hunters"
https://www.panthera.org/blog/2018/01/23/caught-middle-subordinate-puma-and-what-it-means-hunters

CNet: Print a 200-million-year-old dinosaur at home
https://www.cnet.com/news/3d-print-massospondylus-dinosaur-paleontology-fossil/

Inverse: "Scientists That Discovered Bulbasaurus Didn’t Name It After a Pokémon"
https://www.inverse.com/article/27179-bulbasaurus-dicynodont-pokemon-dinosaur

Action needed to 'future-proof' pollinators
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-36849554

Phys.org: "Hard whale heads sink ships—or can they?"
http://phys.org/news/2016-04-hard-whale-shipsor.html

Media coverage by Earthtouch
http://www.earthtouchnews.com/discoveries/fossils/this-ancient-species-discovery-finally-explains-where-river-dolphins-come-from

Protein Abundances Mostly Due to Transcription, not Translation
http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/protein-abundances-mostly-due-to-transcription-not-translation/81249558/