Video by Thiago Rangel explaining our recent paper (Rangel et al., 2018).
Researchers in the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED) at the University of Amsterdam have been studying the páramos and Andean ecosystems for over 50 years. These highly diverse ecosystems are currently restricted to mountain-tops (resembling an archipelago of islands in the sky),…
Day 1 of my summer holiday raining = art with the kids.
University of Amsterdam MSc Biological Sciences student Jippe Kreuning investigated the contents of cesspits in the Dutch city of Deventer for his research project. Jippe investigated fossil pollen, seeds and other biological remains to discover what people in the ancient city were eating. In doing…
New films on how to find out about past environmental change from Elizabeth Alexson (University of Minnesota Duluth, USA)
See what it was like at the British Ecological Society (BES) annual meeting 2016: See the winning act from the Science Slam: Find out more about the BES: For more videos by the society check out the BES YouTube channel by clicking here.
A year in the life of IBED… spot the palaeoecologists 🙂
Biodiversity and the functioning of tropical forests PhD defense University of Wageningen Candidate: Masha T. van der Sande Date: 06/07/2016 Watch Masha’s thesis defense on WUR TV (featuring W.D. Gosling as an opponent…) Click here to watch the video
Hunting El Niño video from Timme Donders (Utrecht University)
Fires and biodiversity in Brazilian savanna A new video from Boromir Bogumil on sediment coring and the natural history of the Brazilian savannah (Cerrado):
How to assemble a coring equipment to collect lake deposits A new video from Boromir Bogumil on the operation of a Geo-core piston corer: