Behavioral ecology methods have come a long way since 1974…
Davies, N. B. (1978). Territorial defence in the speckled wood butterfly (Pararge aegeria): The resident always wins. Animal Behaviour, 26, 138–147. doi:10.1016/0003-3472(78)90013-1
Can we just take a moment to appreciate the Fuller Projection?
This map presents a world that is nearly contiguous and at accurate sizes and shapes to the continents.
And there is no “correct” orientation for it (the directionality of north/south being arbitrary after all )
The downsides are that it cuts up Antarctica and distorts the size of oceans, which is bad news for sailors and penguin researchers, but for geography in general it’s AWESOME(X)
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”:
Verily, I am of two Minds when it comes to “Catching Fire.” On the one Hand, the killing of Children is largely forbidden by Scripture. On the other, so is coddling them. All Sins being Equal before God, I will split the Difference and give this Film two Stars.
intellectual combat, activate!
next time someone emails me to edit their responses on a Doodle…