The department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior conducts a broad range of research spanning molecules to ecosystems from chimpanzee behavior to bacterial evolution, predator interactions on the Serengeti Plains to the impact of nutrients on grasslands. You are now viewing a collection of news, features and opportunities for and about EEB.
Reducing fossil fuel use is essential to stopping climate change, but that goal will remain out of reach unless global agriculture and eating habits are also transformed, according to new research from the University of Minnesota and University of Oxford.
Ecology, Evolution and Behavior faculty member Elizabeth Borer was recently featured by Dynamic Ecology, a blog that focuses on research and discoveries around population, community, and evolutionary ecology.
CBS Dean Valery Forbes recently received an NSF grant under the "Understanding the Rules of Life" program. It is a collaborative grant with UMASS Medical School, University of Nevada Las Vegas, UMN, and the Broad Institute. The title of the project is "Epigenetic pathways to regulate homeostatic resilience: Model-based discovery of rules across diverse mammals." The project started September 1, 2020 and will go for five years.
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