Lab News

New VertLife project will sprout a forest of family trees


Fri, 09/19/2014

A Yale-led effort to bring “big data” to the study of biodiversity has received a $2.5 million boost, courtesy of the National Science Foundation. The grant is part of a new,...

Deploying lightweight GPS tags on hornbills in East Africa


Fri, 09/19/2014
KT Mertes


Walter Jetz, KT MertesBen Carlson...

Ignacio Quintero awarded SSB Research Award


Sun, 08/31/2014

2nd Year Graduate Student Ignacio Quintero has been awarded a Graduate Student Research Award from the Society of Systematic Biologists. Congrats, Ignacio!

Marta Jarzyna awarded YCEI Fellowship, joining group in Fall 2014


Sun, 08/31/2014

Marta Jarzyna has been awarded a YCEI Postdoctoral Fellowship to work on 'Impacts of Climate Change on Functional and Phylogenetic Vertebrate Assemblage Structure'.  Marta finished her...

New paper assessing the distribution and conservation of evolutionary distinctness in birds


Thu, 04/10/2014

Covered by Wired Magazin, New Scientist, BBC, Guardian etc. See examples of press coverage...