Speaker: Yong Foo, University of New South Wales/University of Western Australia
Evolutionary theories suggest that women prefer masculine facial features in men because facial masculinity is an honest signal of men’s immune function.
Speaker: Matthew Phillips, Queensland University of Technology
Most molecular dating estimates push back the interordinal diversification of placental mammals and even some orders (such as Primates) into the Cretaceous, 10-20 million years
Speaker: Xuankun Li, Rowell Group, E&E, RSB
The Bombyliidae (bee flies), comprising 15 subfamilies, over 250 genera and over 5,000 described species, is one of the most species-rich families in lower Brachycera (Diptera).
Speaker: Sarah C. Woolley, Department of Biology, McGill University
Vocal communication requires proper interpretation of vocal signals which can depend not only on the content of the signal, but also on an individual’s experiences.