Make no mistake about it : if the were to disappear, we would be doomed !
📄 Sánchez-Bayo & Wyckhuys (2019) Worldwide decline of the entomofauna: A review of its drivers. Biological Conservation 232:8-27
🔗 dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.20

Bad news for lovers: wild coffee species are now endangered. Time to built up stockpiles of beans.
📄 Davis et al. 2019. High extinction risk for wild coffee species and implications for coffee sector sustainability. Science Advances 5:eaav3473
🔗 advances.sciencemag.org/conten

Birds prefer parent lookalikes as mates: sexual in wild populations by the legendary evolutionary biologists Rosemary and Peter Grant.
📄 Grant & Grant (2018) Role of sexual imprinting in assortative mating and premating isolation in darwin's finches. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 115:E10879-E10887 dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.181366

Chloé Laubu will publicly defend her thesis about " and in a monogamous fish" on Wednesday 19th December 2018, in the university of Burgundy, Dijon, France
🔗 nature-conservation-ubfc.com/d

without ? Public research seminar by Audrey Dussutour about "Habituation in non neural organisms, evidence from slime molds", Tuesday 18th december, university of Burgundy, Dijon, France.
🔗 biogeosciences.u-bourgogne.fr/

Need to extract from published plots to perform your own calculation? Here is a new versatile package to do it smoothly -analysis
📄 Pick et al. (2018). Reproducible, flexible and high-throughput data extraction from primary literature: The metaDigitise r package. Methods in Ecology and Evolution
🔗 dx.doi.org/10.1111/2041-210x.1

Peep show experiments investigating cultural transmission in fly. Almost seven years of hard work and a beautiful paper by Etienne Danchin and Guillaume Isabel from Toulouse.
📄 dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aat
📄 comment: dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aav

Create a culture of respect for data. Nice opinion paper about in .
📄Gelman, A. 2018. Ethics in statistical practice and communication: Five recommendations. Significance 15:40-43
🔗rss.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/do

: I had the opportunity to work as recommender for , the new initiative for free and fully transparent in . I greatly appreciated the experience. is on the verge of a new era.
📄 Dechaume-Moncharmont (2018) Optimal foraging in a changing world: old questions, new perspectives. Peer Community in Ecology, 100005. doi.org/10.24072/pci.ecology.1

, making a reality in ? Major European funding organisations have agreed that researches publicly funded will be OpenAccess by 2020. I certainly cannot agree more, provided that we receive appropriate financial support to cover the inevitable additional costs.
🔗scienceeurope.org/coalition-s/

Great news: my favourite tool for planning sessions onthegomap.com breaks free from . Instead of Googlemap, it is now using data. Even if some functions (searching box, elevation, etc.) are still missing, I congratulate the author for this brave move.
🔗 medium.com/@onthegomap/a-new-o

on research: methodological principles for a transparent . Registration is now open. This course is mostly bilingual French/English: the videos are in French fully subtitled in English.
🔗 learninglab.inria.fr/en/mooc-r

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