What We're Reading

November 17, 2015
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From our reading lists to yours: what National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) researchers and staff are reading.

An equilibrium theory signature in the island biogeography of human parasites and pathogens

Authors: Kévin Jean, William R. Burnside, Lynn Carlson, et al.
Source: Global Ecology and Biogeography
Who's reading it: Elizabeth Daut, Postdoctoral Fellow

Aligning restoration science and the law to sustain ecological infrastructure for the future

Authors: Margaret A Palmer and JB Ruhl
Source: Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment
Who's reading it: Kelly Hondula, Quantitative Researcher

Time scale interactions and the coevolution of humans and water

Authors: Murugesu Sivapalan and Günter Blöschl
Source: Water Resources Research
Who's reading it: Krissy Hopkins, Postdoctoral Fellow

Equation-free mechanistic ecosystem forecasting using empirical dynamic modeling

Authors: Hao Ye, Richard J. Beamish, Sarah M. Glaser, et al.
Source: PNAS
Who's reading it: Kristal Jones, Food Systems Research Fellow

Collapse, environment, and society

Author: Karl W. Butzer
Source: PNAS
Who's reading it: Matthew LaFevor, Postdoctoral Fellow

50 years of Data Science

Author: David Donoho
Source: Tukey Conference, Princeton University
Who's reading it: Philippe Marchand, Scientific Support Specialist

Capitalism in the Web of Life: an Interview with Jason W. Moore

Authors: Jason W. Moore and Kamil Ahsan
Source: Viewpoint Magazine
Who's reading it: Jessica Marx, Research Program Manager

A River Runs Again: India's Natural World in Crisis, from the Barren Cliffs of Rajasthan to the Farmlands of Karnataka

Author: Meera Subramanian
Source: PublicAffairs
Who's reading it: Lisa Palmer, Fellow for Socio-Environmental Understanding, and Mary Shelley, Associate Director of Synthesis

Model averaging and muddled multimodel inferences

Author: Brian S. Cade
Source: Ecology
Who's reading it: Lauren Yeager, Postdoctoral Fellow

Second growth: The promise of tropical forest regeneration in an age of deforestation

Author: Robin Chazdon
Source: University of Chicago Press
Who's reading it: Jenny Zambrano, Postdoctoral Fellow

A Venomous Fight Among Reptile Scientists

Author: Ed Yong
The Atlantic
Who's reading it: Melissa Andreychek, Communications Coordinator

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