Vanity of vanities

Kei Koba in CER, Kyoto University, Japan

papers to read

Global diversity of microbial communities in marine sediment

Global diversity of microbial communities in marine sediment Tatsuhiko Hoshino, Hideyuki Doi, Go-Ichiro Uramoto, Lars Wörmer, Rishi R. Adhikari, Nan Xiao, Yuki Morono, Steven D’Hondt, Kai-Uwe Hinrichs, and Fumio Inagaki PNAS

Measurement of the Potential Rates of Dissimilatory Nitrate Reduction to Ammonium Based on 14NH4+/15NH4+ Analyses via Sequential Conversion to N2O

Measurement of the Potential Rates of Dissimilatory Nitrate Reduction to Ammonium Based on 14NH4+/15NH4+ Analyses via Sequential Conversion to N2O Megumi Kuroiwa, Keitaro Fukushima, Kazuma Hashimoto, Yukiko Senga, Tsubasa Sato, Chie Katsuy…

Energy Flow Through Marine Ecosystems: Confronting Transfer Efficiency

Energy Flow Through Marine Ecosystems: Confronting Transfer Efficiency Tyler D. Eddy, Joey R. Bernhardt, Julia L. Blanchard, William W.L. Cheung, Mathieu Colléter, Hubert du Pontavice, Elizabeth A. Fulton, Didier Gascuel, Kelly A. Kearney,…

Microbial necromass on the rise: The growing focus on its role in soil organic matter development

Microbial necromass on the rise: The growing focus on its role in soil organic matter development Chao Liang,Matthias Kästner,Rainer Georg Joergensen SBB https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2020.108000 So impressive.

第98回全日本選手権大会

課外活動がほんの1ヶ月前に緩和され、なんとか船に乗れるようになった、、、という状態からしたら信じられない状態ではないかと思う。2000m漕げるだけでも実際の所、驚愕のレベルだと思う。皆さんお疲れ様。気をつけて帰るように。 しかし、、、いや、全日本…

Trophic Interactions and the Drivers of Microbial Community Assembly

Trophic Interactions and the Drivers of Microbial Community Assembly Matti Gralka, Rachel Szabo, Roman Stocker, Otto X. Cordero Current Biology doi.org So interesting!

A new insight into isotopic fractionation associated with decarboxylation in organisms: implications for amino acid isotope approaches in biogeoscience

A new insight into isotopic fractionation associated with decarboxylation in organisms: implications for amino acid isotope approaches in biogeoscience Yuko Takizawa, Yoshinori Takano, Bohyung Choi, Prarthana S. Dharampal, Shawn A. Steffan…

Coupling of green and brown food webs and ecosystem stability

Coupling of green and brown food webs and ecosystem stability Akihiko Mougi Ecology and Evolution https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.6586

Trophic niche similarities of sympatric Turdus thrushes determined by fecal contents, stable isotopes, and bipartite network approaches

Trophic niche similarities of sympatric Turdus thrushes determined by fecal contents, stable isotopes, and bipartite network approaches Camila Bosenbecker, Leandro Bugoni Ecology and Evolution https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.6485

Animal body size distribution influences the ratios of nutrients supplied to plants

Animal body size distribution influences the ratios of nutrients supplied to plants Elizabeth le Roux, Laura S. van Veenhuisen, Graham I. H. Kerley, Joris P. G. M. Cromsigt PNAS www.pnas.org

Compound-specific δ2H analysis highlights the relationship between direct assimilation and de novo synthesis of amino acids from food and water in a terrestrial mammalian omnivore

Compound-specific δ2H analysis highlights the relationship between direct assimilation and de novo synthesis of amino acids from food and water in a terrestrial mammalian omnivore Seth D. Newsome, Bobby J. Nakamoto, Mauriel Rodriguez Curra…

Reconstructing continental‐scale variation in soil δ15N: a machine learning approach in South America

Reconstructing continental‐scale variation in soil δ15N: a machine learning approach in South America João Paulo Sena‐Souza, Benjamin Z. Houlton, Luiz Antônio Martinelli, Gabriela Bielefeld Nardoto Ecosphere https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.32…

Valuation of coral reefs in Japan: Willingness to pay for conservation and the effect of information

www.chikyu.ac.jp Valuation of coral reefs in Japan: Willingness to pay for conservation and the effect of information Kohei Imamura, Kohei Takenaka Takano, Naoki H. Kumagai, Yumi Yoshida, Hiroya Yamano, Masahiko Fujii, Tohru Nakashizuka, S…

The bounded rationality of probability distortion

The bounded rationality of probability distortion Hang Zhang,Xiangjuan Ren, and Laurence T. Maloney PNAS https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1922401117

isoverse

isoverse https://www.isoverse.org/ open-source data tools for stable isotopes

Predictive biology: modelling, understanding and harnessing microbial complexity

Predictive biology: modelling, understanding and harnessing microbial complexity. Lopatkin, A.J., Collins, J.J. Nature Reviews Microbiology https://doi.org/10.1038/s41579-020-0372-5

Nutritional constraints on brain evolution: sodium and nitrogen limit brain size

Nutritional constraints on brain evolution: sodium and nitrogen limit brain size Emilie C. Snell‐Rood Eli M. Swanson Anne Espeset Sarah Jaumann Kinsey Philips Courtney Weaver Brandon Semke Akira S Mori Gerhard Boenisch Jens Kattge Eric W. …

Constraining the atmospheric OCS budget from sulfur isotopes

Constraining the atmospheric OCS budget from sulfur isotopes Shohei Hattori, Kazuki Kamezaki, and Naohiro Yoshida PNAS https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/08/04/2007260117 Hattori-san told me that this paper is "hommage" of Yoshida & T…

Stable isotopes in hair reveal dietary protein sources with links to socioeconomic status and health

Stable isotopes in hair reveal dietary protein sources with links to socioeconomic status and health James R. Ehleringer, Stephannie Covarrubias Avalos, Brett J. Tipple, Luciano O. Valenzuela, and Thure E. Cerling PNAS www.pnas.org So inte…

Microbial material cycling, energetic constraints and ecosystem expansion in subsurface ecosystems

Microbial material cycling, energetic constraints and ecosystem expansion in subsurface ecosystems Mayumi Seto and Yoh Iwasa Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/full/10.1098/rspb.2…

Upper Midwest lakes are supersaturated with N2

Upper Midwest lakes are supersaturated with N2 Brianna M. Loeks-Johnson and James B. Cotner PNAS https://www.pnas.org/content/117/29/17063.abstract?etoc

Selective carbon sources influence the end products of microbial nitrate respiration

Selective carbon sources influence the end products of microbial nitrate respiration Hans K. Carlson, Lauren M. Lui, Morgan N. Price, Alexey E. Kazakov, Alex V. Carr, Jennifer V. Kuehl, Trenton K. Owens, Torben Nielsen, Adam P. Arkin & Ada…

Global Nitrogen Cycle: Critical Enzymes, Organisms, and Processes for Nitrogen Budgets and Dynamics

Global Nitrogen Cycle: Critical Enzymes, Organisms, and Processes for Nitrogen Budgets and Dynamics Xinning Zhang, Bess B. Ward, and Daniel M. Sigman Chemical Reviews https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.chemrev.9b00613

Sulphide addition favours respiratory ammonification (DNRA) over complete denitrification and alters the active microbial community in salt marsh sediments

Sulphide addition favours respiratory ammonification (DNRA) over complete denitrification and alters the active microbial community in salt marsh sediments Anna E. Murphy, Ashley N. Bulseco, Ross Ackerman, Joseph H. Vineis, Jennifer L. Bow…

Sleep Loss Can Cause Death through Accumulation of Reactive Oxygen Species in the Gut

Sleep Loss Can Cause Death through Accumulation of Reactive Oxygen Species in the Gut Vaccaro, Alexandra; Kaplan Dor, Yosef; Nambara, Keishi; Pollina, Elizabeth A; Lin, Cindy; Greenberg, Michael E; Rogulja, Dragana Cellhttps://doi.org/10.1…

Direct Fit to Nature: An Evolutionary Perspective on Biological and Artificial Neural Networks

Direct Fit to Nature: An Evolutionary Perspective on Biological and Artificial Neural Networks Hasson, Uri; Nastase, Samuel A; Goldstein, Ariel Neuron doi.org

The next horizons for lipids as trophic biomarkers: evidence and significance of consumer modification of dietary fatty acids

‘The next horizons for lipids as trophic biomarkers: evidence and significance of consumer modification of dietary fatty acids’ compiled and edited by Aaron W. E. Galloway and Suzanne M. Budge Philosophical Transactions B https://royalsoci…

Cascading social-ecological costs and benefits triggered by a recovering keystone predator

Cascading social-ecological costs and benefits triggered by a recovering keystone predator Edward J. Gregr, Villy Christensen, Linda Nichol, Rebecca G. Martone, Russell W. Markel, Jane C. Watson, Christopher D. G. Harley, Evgeny A. Pakhomo…

Trait‐based food web model reveals the underlying mechanisms of biodiversity–ecosystem functioning relationships

Trait‐based food web model reveals the underlying mechanisms of biodiversity–ecosystem functioning relationships Aurore Maureaud, Ken H. Andersen, Lai Zhang, Martin Lindegren Journal of Animal Ecologyhttps://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.13207

Co‐occurrence is not evidence of ecological interactions

Co‐occurrence is not evidence of ecological interactions F. Guillaume Blanchet Kevin Cazelles Dominique Gravel Ecology Letters https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/ele.13525

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