Welcome to the EvolDir
"Evolution Directory"


Trilobites: Frogs That Escaped Extinction

Robin Moore takes photos he hopes will highlight the plight of amphibian species worldwide, 40 percent of which are threatened.

From the NYTimes News-2016-5-26:20:6:1

VIDEO: Did Neanderthals create stone rings?

Stone rings thought to be created by Neanderthals have been found in France

From the BBC News-2016-5-26:14:6:1

Neanderthal stone rings discovered

Researchers investigating a cave in France have identified mysterious stone rings that were probably built by Neanderthals.

From the BBC News-2016-5-25:14:6:1

More Headlines ...

The EvolDir is directed toward evolutionary biologists, population biologists and scientists in related areas.

Reminder: the preferred use of EvolDir is for bulletins not discussions (for the latter see the USENET/Google groups).

Theory-Based Ecology: A Darwinian approach by L.Pasztor from Oxford Univ Press (May 25).

Quantitative Ecology and Evolutionary Biology by O. Ovaskainen from Oxford Univ Press (May 25).

The Inner Workings of Life: Vignettes in Systems Biology by E.Voit from Cambridge Univ Press (May 24).

Summer Internships for undergrads at Dupont, Wilmington DE. (May 6).

Genomics Scientist job at Monsanto with a focus on quantitative genetics. (May 6).

Evolutionary Bioinformatics (3rd Ed) by D.Forsdyke is available from Springer. (May 3).

Job opening at Monsanto, California for Vegetable Genomics. (Apr 25).

Other notices of general interest can go here (including notices that may be commercial).

Files added in the last three days:

Biometrika_June_1_2016_103:2                               5357 bytes     May 24 13:07
Biometrika_TueMay24.html                                  97474 bytes     May 24 14:36
Nature_WedMay25.html                                      95856 bytes     May 25 14:36
PNAS_TueMay24.html                                       480248 bytes     May 24 14:36

More Journal TOC's ...


Articles added in the last three days:

May 25 20:00Networks of highly branched stigmarian rootlets developed on the first giant trees - Alexander J. Hetherington, Christopher M. Berry, Liam Dolan (PNAS)
May 24 20:00Controlling for phylogenetic relatedness and evolutionary rates improves the discovery of associations between species' phenotypic and genomic differences - Xavier Prudent, Genis Parra, Peter Schwede, Juliana G. Roscito, Michael Hiller (MBE)
May 24 12:00Do Intron and Coding Sequences of Some Human-Mouse Orthologs Evolve as a Single Unit? - (JME)

More Forthcoming ...

The most recent EvolDir posting is shown here ...

Older messages are shown in the directories given below.

The most recent listing of people and e-mail addresses is here.

PostDocs Jobs Other
Conferences Answers
GradStudentPositions WorkshopsCourses Archive

last.day               14 KB        May 26 08:03
last.day-1             60 KB        May 25 08:14
last.day-2             13 KB        May 23 09:30
Mnth_Review.pdf       999 KB        May  1 00:25
Mnth_Review-1.pdf     964 KB        Apr  1 00:25
Mnth_Review-2.pdf     950 KB        Mar  1 00:25

Please note that if the above information is not displayed correctly, please make sure that you access this website via http://evol.mcmaster.ca/brian/evoldir.html or via http://evol.mcmaster.ca/evoldir.html or via
http://life.mcmaster.ca/brian/evoldir.html or via http://life.mcmaster.ca/evoldir.html.

This site is managed by Brian Golding. If you feel that you have something of interest to other evolutionary biologists please send me e-mail and I will put it on these pages. These pages are for evolutionary biologists (population genetics, and related fields). If there is a message that seems too distant to these purposes, it will be deleted or worse, edited at my discretion to read "the evolution of ...".

General INSTRUCTIONS are available for the EvolDir. It is my policy that commercial notices are not permitted except in the announcement section and at my discretion (send emails with the subject header "EvolDir -for announcement section" to me at Golding@McMaster.CA). SPAM of any sort is not tolerated but some may occassionally, but only temporally, escape me.

Thanks to Prof.Page the EvolDir is also available on Twitter.