A study by Jacqueline Leung, Andrea Graham and colleagues shows that movement of laboratory mice to a natural, farm-like environment rapidly alters their gut microbiome and immune responses, and increases their susceptibility to intestinal worm infections.
Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018
Dr. Corina Tarnita is a professor and mathematical biologist in EEB. She teaches a freshman seminar FRS 191: The Equations of Life and undergraduate Carolyne Davidson recently met with her to ask some questions about her background and career.
Monday, Feb 26, 2018
EEB professor Lars Hedin, EEB graduate student Mingzhen Lu and scientists from the Chinese Academy of Sciences led the proposal of a new theory of plant evolution.
Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018
Princeton ecologists professor Andrea Graham and postdoc Sarah Budischak were able to explain why co-infected patients got sicker after being dewormed: without the hookworms to keep them in check, the malaria infection ran rampant.
Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018
Princeton ecologists Peter and Rosemary Grant will receive the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the category of ecology and conservation biology.
Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018
Chris Tokita is a force for science with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Monday, Jan 22, 2018
Frequent armed warfare in many of Africa’s nature reserves has contributed to the decline of some of the continent’s iconic beasts.
Monday, Jan 22, 2018
Corina Tarnita deciphers bizarre patterns in the soil created by competing life-forms.
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018
Assistant professor Corina Tarnita conducts fascinating research on the causes and consequences of emergent patterns in complex systems, such as the regular vegetation patterns found in arid ecosystems worldwide. Her journey to get to this place in her career is not a conventional one.
Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
The arrival 36 years ago of a strange bird to a remote island in the Galápagos archipelago has provided direct genetic evidence of a novel way in which new species arise. On Nov.