JEB Classics

22 09 2016

I’ve got a new article out today in Journal of Experimental Biology, a Classics piece about the first big formation flight paper that was published in 1970 in Science. You can read it here!


Dan Sankey joins group

15 09 2016


Dan starts his PhD next week, and will be investigating how physiology and individual personality traits interact with collective behaviour in birds (more to follow). Dan is co-supervised by Dr Dora Biro (Oxford) and Dr Emily Shepard (Swansea).

Secretary Bird article in Biosphere

11 09 2016

I have an article out in Biosphere Magazine about our Secretary Bird work that was published earlier in the year in Current Biology. Subscibers to the magazine can read the full article on the Biosphere website.

Migration article in BTO Magazine

30 08 2016


I have an article about migration out in the BTO (British Trust for Ornithology) magazine – free to all members.

CEE Event

25 08 2016

Looking forward to talking at this event at the end of September, more details in the link:

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Our special Flight issue

15 08 2016

Our (with Emily Shepard) special issue on Flight is out today, as a theme issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. You can access the issue on the link below. Within that is a paper I did in collaboration with Prof Magella Guillemette that looks at how heat dissipation in migrating eider ducks may limit their daily flight time.Ā Cp42iEKXEAAS1jK

New piece in The Conversation

25 07 2016

I have a news piece out in The Conversation, about the freaks and uniques of the animal world. It can be read here!