Cities as surrogates for global change

We are not the only scientists using cities as surrogates for climate change. However, this line of research is in its infancy. We conducted a literature review, led by postdoc Nora Lahr, to compile all the research we could find in which cities were used to predict the effects of climate change.

2018-07-18T19:49:41+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Categories: Lab Happenings, Urban Ecology|Tags: , , , , |

A Dragonificent BugFest

While the stars of last year’s table were undoubtedly the azalea caterpillars—which were very resilient during a long day of being picked up, and dropped, by visitors of all ages—the azalea bushes were empty when it came time to collect this year.

2018-01-23T11:38:10+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Categories: Lab Happenings, Urban Ecology|Tags: , |

High school intern wins state science fair

Some of NCSSM's award winners at the 2016 North Carolina Science and Engineering Fair. From NCSSM http://www.ncssm.edu/news/2016/04/04/2016-regional-science-fair-winners Congratulations to Kimberly Andreassen for winning the Biological Science division of the North Carolina Science and [...]

2017-06-19T10:58:18+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Categories: Lab Happenings|Tags: |