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Dartmouth Scientists Use Caribbean Islands as Natural Laboratories

May 9, 2010

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When is a laboratory experiment not a laboratory experiment? When the "laboratory" is actually an island in The Bahamas. By using the entire  Bahamian islands as experimental laboratories, two Dartmouth biologists--Ryan Calsbeek and Robert Cook--have performed one of the largest manipulations of natural selection ever conducted in a wild animal population. Full Story

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