Zombie ideas in ecology make it difficult to publish results that go against them, but how prevalent are they?
R for MATLAB users. This would have been handy in SEB113 if we were still using MATLAB. Perhaps we should give it as a general resource for stats classes in the mathematics program at QUT.
The US government shutdown is having quite severe effects on science, such as threatening the launch of the next Mission to Mars. This is pretty awful given it was NASA’s 50th birthday earlier this week.