These pages, which are under construction, are designed to
communicate science to the public
Design By Evolution
section is designed to illustrate the awesome power of random
mutation and natural selection in the evolution of information and
complexity. It draws on the practical disciplines of Evolutionary
Computing (e.g. Genetic
Algorithms) and Directed
Enzyme Evolution, and it reviews the empirical evidence for macroevolution.
Currently this section is limited to resources for college
students (see below), but it is in the process of being updated
for the public.
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Mosquitofish often have adverse
ecological impacts on aquatic communities when introduced outside
their native range.
Mosquitofish introductions are
usually unsuccessful in controlling mosquito larvae in complex
Mosquitofish can be very
effective in controlling mosquito larvae in simple artificial
settings, such as stock tanks and ornamental ponds. (link)
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