Anabantoid Fish paper accepted

25 03 2017

Our Review paper on the amazing air-breathing Anabantoid fishes has been accepted in the Journal of Fish Biology (first author Matt Tate, co-authors Craig White and MSc student Rebecca Mcgoran).


Pigeon paper accepted in Phil Trans B

22 03 2017

C2YiFpyXUAApBMw.jpg-largeWe have a new paper accepted in the Royal Societies Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. All about  the link between laboratory based personality traits, exploration and homing in pigeons, with co-authors Dora Biro (Oxford), Jackie Chappell (Birmingham), Emily Shepard (Swansea), Craig White (Monash) and Undergraduate student at RHUL, Rhianna Ricketts. Thanks to Frank Seebacher for inviting us to contribute to the special issue. Exciting times for pigeon research!

Visiting Harvard

22 03 2017


Having a great week visiting Harvard University, giving a Seminar and getting to see all the amazing museum collections.

Bird talk on Bizarre ER, on E4

15 03 2017

I chatted very briefly about bird strikes on Bizarre ER. You can watch the programme here!

Bizarre ER TX Card


New vulture paper out

29 01 2017

Our new paper on White-headed Vulture vision is out! You can read it here!

Animal Behaviour Pracs

27 01 2017

Animal Behaviour module is in full swing – today, practical work with the Siamese Fighting Fish!

New pigeon paper out

26 01 2017

Our new paper about pigeon social networks and perch choice is out, you can read it here!