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The genetic side effects of urbanisation

May 31st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

For humans, urbanisation has generally been beneficial. Cities are often where people find better access to clean water and sanitation, better housing, employment and opportunities for education - hence extensive rural to urban migration. [...]

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The urban ecology of COVID-19 – links to the wildlife trade

May 18th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

A few weeks ago, I was asked about my thoughts on the urban ecology of COVID-19. Interesting question. One that has had me thinking ever since. There are many dimensions to it. One is the [...]

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Evolution of urban ecology – three paradigms

May 9th, 2020|Categories: Urbanisation|

Let me start this post by looking back at my PhD candidacy exam. Here’s what this rite of passage involves at University of Calgary. The professors on the supervisory committee and internal examiners all [...]

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