ᴊᴏʜɴ ᴍᴄᴄᴏʀᴍᴀᴄᴋ (@LAevolving )

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Bio Director & Curator @OxyMLZ worlds largest Mexican bird collection @Occidental | Assoc Prof Biology | #Phylomoji #Evolution | Runs instagram.com/mlzbirds
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iPhone : Is it possible to have too many pictures of birds in a talk about birds? Nah...

Related: Im headed to the Bioinformatics for the Microbiome Symposium at Stanford on Monday! med.stanford.edu/gbsc/conferenc…

iPhone : Today in Upshot: Friendship Maps™
Using Facebook data, Emily Badger and I look into county-level friendships for nearly all the counties in America.
nytimes.com/interactive/20…

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iPhone : It’s the first official week of the ⁦Occidental College⁩ Biology Department seminar series, and it’s bound to be a good one! Come check out the Huntington Library’s Daniel Lewis as he discusses the extinction and evolution of Hawaiian birds.

Choi Auditorium @ 11:45am

iPhone : It's that time of year when I start to hear from prospective grad students. My lab is full, but I'd love to connect these students with PIs who are actively recruiting. If that's you, reply with the level you're recruiting (Master's and/or Phd) and area(s)! 🌱🧬🐝🌺🍅🧪

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iPhone : 1/ Parallels of the #UM_HERB fire of 1913 and Brazil's #MuseuNacional fire: both took place in historical buildings when water systems for fire fighting were down. And both involved valiant attempts to save collections #UMichEEB twitter.com/CwdickD/status…

iPhone : I often read this question: "Why is Mexico spelled 'México' in Spanish, especially if in Nahuatl Mēxihco was pronounced [me: SHIʔ ko]? What's up with that 'x'?"

The answers given are usually partially right or totally wrong.

Guess what? I'm going to explain it to you. 1/???