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Duffy invited as main stage speaker for DC March for Science

EEB Professor Meghan Duffy said she hopes the March for Science encourages the general public to think more about how society benefits when there's strong support for science and to realize that investing in science makes a lot of sense economically.

Cheng wins ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Honorable Mention

Cheng’s dissertation examined the role of light in controlling rates of photosynthesis in forests and croplands.


Topographically complex areas hold much of Earth’s biodiversity

Topographically complex regions, such as mountain ranges, contain many of the world’s diversity hotspots today, and harbor a high proportion of species vulnerable to extinction. Thus, these regions have high conservation value, especially in light of habitat conversion and climate change.

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