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Evolution Meeting 2011: Evolution of Genetic Architecture During Adaptive Radiation

Joel McGlothlin received the 2011 Dobzhansky Prize, given to an outstanding young scientist in the field of evolutionary biology. Successfully fending off technical AV difficulties, Joel gave a fascinating talk in which he examined the idea that evolution should occur … Continue reading

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Evolution Meeting 2011: Ecological Opportunity and Adaptive Radiation

Luke Mahler received this year’s Fisher Award, given by the Society for the Study of Evolution for the best paper emanating from a Ph.D. thesis published in Evolution in the preceding year. Mahler asked “what is the trigger for adaptive radiation?” and … Continue reading

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