27 Jan 2017
According to a recent survey from...
Type: News Article
2 Nov 2016
During his notable trip to the Galápagos Islands, Charles Darwin collected several mockingbird specimens on different islands in the region.  He later discovered that each island only contained...
Type: News Article
2 Nov 2016
Two different habitats seen in Australia: The Australian outback near Eulo, Queensland can be seen on the top and a eucalypt forest in the Brindabella Range seen on the bottom. Birds are evolving...
Type: Photo
28 Jul 2016
The dragons from ‘Game of Thrones’ have come to life in insect form. New ant species that appear dragon-like due to their large and...
Type: News Article
9 Jun 2016
It is thought that ants evolved about 150 million years ago and have risen to dominance in the past 60 million years. They are now everywhere and while they are not always welcome on your kitchen...
Type: News Article
17 May 2016
Rubber plantations are a rapidly spreading agroecosystem in Southeast Asia and they are likely to have profound impacts on biodiversity due to the disruption of the natural landscape. Therefore,...
Type: News Article
8 Mar 2016
The Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit examine how evolutionary pressures drive speciation and species richness using ants as a model. March 2016 Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit (Professor...
Type: Video
27 Nov 2015
Okinawa’s ant expert Mr. Hidetsune Takamine, who has been collecting ants in Okinawa for 40 years, donated his ant collection to OIST at a handover ceremony on November 26, 2015. Dr. Masashi...
Type: News Article
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