Advanced Aquatic Sensors for Biological Field Stations

submitted by: kkwaiser

Advanced Aquatic Sensors for Biological Field Stations presented by Guy Meadows (University of Michigan) at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) and hosted by the University of Michigan Biological Station (UMBS).

Beyond NEON: Soil Sensor & Ecological Monitoring

submitted by: kkwaiser

Beyond NEON: Soil Sensor & Ecological Monitoring/Long-term Research presented by Mike Allen (UC-Riverside) at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) and hosted by the University of Michigan Biological Station (UMBS).

Tyson Research Center

submitted by: kkwaiser

A brief overview of the Tyson Research Center at Washington University in St. Louis presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) and hosted by the University of Michigan Biological Station (UMBS).

Central Michigan University Biological Station

submitted by: kkwaiser

A brief overview of the Central Michigan University Biological Station presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) and hosted by the University of Michigan Biological Station (UMBS).

Flathead Lake Biological Station and Yellowstone Ecological Research Center

submitted by: kkwaiser

A brief overview of the Flathead Lake Biological Station and the Yellowstone Ecological Research Center presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations (OBFS) and hosted by the University of Michigan Biological Station (UMBS).

Sex Differences in Math-Intensive Fields

submitted by: stevececi
Despite impressive employment gains in many fields of science, women remain underrepresented in fields requiring intensive use of mathematics. Here we discuss three potential explanations for women’s underrepresentation: (a) male–female mathematical and spatial ability gaps, (b) sex discrimination, and (c) sex differences in career preferences and lifestyle choices. Synthesizing findings from psychology, endocrinology, sociology, economics, and education leads to the conclusion that,...
Authors: Stephen Ceci, Wendy Williams