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  1. Avida-ED

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Robert T Pennock1, Diane Blackwood1

    Michigan State University

    Avida-ED is an award-winning educational application developed at Michigan State University for undergraduate biology courses to help students learn about evolution and scientific method.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/874/?v=1

  2. Facial Bones

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Katherine Poole

    Information about the many different facial bones.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/873/?v=1

  3. Breeding synchrony in colonial birds: from local stress to global harmony

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Volker Grimm, Roger Jovani1

    Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research

    This is a supplemental resource for ABM

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/871/?v=1

  4. Measuring the Health of the Earth Using the Theory of Island Biography

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jana Eggleston, Stephanie Renee Campau, Farshid Ahrestani, Holly D Gaff1

    Old Dominion University

    This module uses a variety of available datasets to explore methods of calculating biodiversity and measuring landscape as well as the relationship between those.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/868/?v=1

  5. Data from: Agent-based and Individual-based Modeling: A Practical Introduction, Chapter 5, Section 5.5 [Elevation]

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Steven F Railsback1, Volker Grimm

    Lang Railsback & Associates

    Elevation data input file for Section 5.5 (tab-separated plain text).

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/867/?v=1

  6. Carbon Footprint: A Study of Unit and Dimensions

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Amanda Bonilla1, Laura Foster, Rikki Wagstrom, Jean McGivney-Burelle

    Unity College

    In this module, we integrate the context of carbon emission and human consumption into an introductory lesson on units and estimation.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/866/?v=1

  7. The ODD protocol: A review and first update

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Volker Grimm, Uta Berger, Donald L. DeAngelis, J. Gary Polhill, Jarl Giske, Steven F. Railsback

    The ‘ODD’ (Overview, Design concepts, and Details) protocol was published in 2006 to standardize the published descriptions of individual-based and agent-based models (ABMs).

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/865/?v=1

  8. Modeling Crop Rotation with Discrete Mathematics

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jennifer Lorraine Cartier1, Kellen Myers, Victoria Ferguson, Yekaterina Voskoboynik

    Unity College

    The module develops discrete mathematics models that allow for creation of crop rotation schedules meeting a variety of needs.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/864/?v=1

  9. Draft Version: Energy Balance Models

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Daniel Flath, Hans G. Kaper, Frank Wattenberg, Esther Widiasih

    This module introduces the student to the process of mathematical modeling.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/863/?v=1

  10. Quantitative Reasoning: Peer Review 16(3), 2014

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Shelly Johnson Carey

    In this issue of the journal Peer Review, the authors discuss the issues surrounding quantitative literacy.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/862/?v=1

  11. Theory, models and biology

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Wenying Shou1, Carl T. Bergstrom2, Arup K. Chakraborty3, Frances K. Skinner4

    1. Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, United States 2. Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, United States 3. Departments of Chemical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry and Biological Engineering, and the Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, United States 4. Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

    Theoretical ideas have a rich history in many areas of biology, and new theories and mathematical models have much to offer in the future.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/861/?v=1

  12. Natural History Collections as Emerging Resources for Innovative Education

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Joseph A. Cook, Scott V. Edwards, Eileen A. Lacey, Robert P. Guralnick, Pamela S. Soltis, Douglas E. Soltis, Corey K. Welch, Kayce C. Bell, Kurt E. Galbreath, Christopher Himes, Julie M. Allen, Tracy A. Heath, Ana C. Carnaval, Kimberly L. Cooper, Mark Liu, James Hanken, Stefanie Ickert-Bond

    Natural history collections have the potential to help transform undergraduate science education from passive learning into an active exploration of the natural world.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/854/?v=1

  13. Data from: Advancing population ecology with integral projection models: a practical guide

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Cory Merow, Johan Dahlgren, Jessica Metcalf, Dylan Childs, Margaret Evans, Eelke Jongejans, Sydne Record, Mark Rees, Roberto Salguero-Gómez, Sean McMahon

    Review important resources for building IPMs and provide a comprehensive guide, with extensive R code, for their construction.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/853/?v=1

  14. EDSIN Conference Flier

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Alycia Crall

    National Ecological Observatory Network

    This is the official conference flier. Feel free to distribute via your networks.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/852/?v=1

  15. Molecular Biology of the Cell (MBoC)

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials

    An online journal focusing upon generally-applicable studies of cell biology.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/851/?v=1

  16. An Introduction to agent-based modeling.

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Marco A Janssen

    Arizona State University

    Introductory level textbook based on a collection of lecture notes from an undergraduate course on agent-based modeling at Arizona State University.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/849/?v=1

  17. AMS Mathematical Moments

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials

    Discover the world of mathematics with Mathematical Moments, 8.5'' x 11'' pdfs, available in many different scientific topics.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/848/?v=1

  18. An Introduction to Statistical Learning: with Applications in R

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Gareth James1, Daniela Witten2, Trevor Hastie3, Robert Tibshirani3

    1. University of Southern California 2. University of Washington 3. Stanford University

    This book provides an introduction to statistical learning methods and is aimed for upper level undergraduate students, masters students and Ph.D. students in the non-mathematical sciences.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/847/?v=1

  19. T2R38 taste receptor polymorphisms underlie susceptibility to upper respiratory infection

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Robert J Lee1, Guoxiang Xiong1, Jennifer M. Kofonow1

    University of Pennsylvania

    Article presenting evidence that the bitter taste receptor T2R38 regulates the mucosal innate defense of the human upper airway.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/846/?v=1

  20. Sting, Carry and Stock: How Corpse Availability Can Regulate De-Centralized Task Allocation in a Ponerine Ant Colony

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Istvan Karsai1, Thomas Schmickl1

    East Tennessee State University

    Model showing that organization of work through a common stomach system can allow Ectatomma ruidum to collectively forage for food in a robust, reactive and reliable way

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/844/?v=1