Monthly Archives: September 2012

Tidepools and Terrorism

Here is a short piece I wrote for the excellent Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution journal that chronicles how observing post 9/11 DC with the eye of a naturalist led me down a path pursuing the lessons from biological evolution … Continue reading

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About the Cover – Rafe’s humorous way to explain how difficult was to get the right book cover. Originally posted on Sept. 17, 2012.

The tabloid rumors are true – we had knock-down, drag-out fights about the cover.  Actually, they were just long strings of complaining emails from me and sometimes Anibal, and calm, reassuring responses from our wonderful editor Barbara Dean, that we … Continue reading

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UA News on “Observation and Ecology”

A nice article from Daniel Stolte on our book: http://uanews.org/story/back-future-new-science-changing-planet

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The Premium Rush of Observational Ecology

Originally Posted in Island Press’ Field Notes blog by Rafe: I don’t often endorse late-summer-multiplex-popcorn-with-butter-like-topping fare, but Premium Rush is, for what it is, phenomenal.  It’s true, if you watch the trailer, you’ve basically got the whole thing in microcosm, … Continue reading

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