[03.09.2016] Our new meta-analysis showing that earthworm invasion impacts biodiversity in North America is now online and open access [30.08.2016] Opinion piece in PNAS on the implications of the current academic system for the development of big ideas, new theories, and technological breakthroughs. My favorite quote:
"Being busy needs to be visible, and deep thinking is not. Academia has largely become a small-idea factory."
[30.06.2016] See our discussion on the importance of biodiversity-ecosystem functioning experiments in J. of Vegetation Science
[17.06.2016] An intense, inspiring week of vegetation science in the heart of the Brazilian Cerrado. Thank you IAVS for organizing a great event!