3 Works

Genetic diversity and relatedness among African Painted dogs in North America

Cassandra Miller-Butterworth, Karen Vacco, Amy Russell & Joseph Gaspard
African painted dogs (Lycaon pictus, APD) are highly endangered, with fewer than 7,000 remaining in nature. Captive breeding programs can preserve a genetically diverse population and provide a source of individuals for re-introductions. However, most programs are initiated from few founders and suffer from low genetic diversity and inbreeding. The aims of this study were to use molecular markers to assess genetic variation, inbreeding, and relatedness among APDs in the North American captive population, to...

COVID-19 first lockdown as a window into language acquisition: associations between caregiver-child activities and vocabulary gains

Natalia Kartushina, Nivedita Mani, Aslı Aktan-Erciyes, Khadeejah Alaslani, Naomi Aldrich, Alaa Almohammadi, Haifa Alroqi, Lucy Anderson, Elena Andonova, Suzanne Aussems, Mireille Babineau, Mihaela Barokova, Christina Bergmann, Cara Cashon, Stephanie Custode, Alex de Carvalho, Nevena Dimitrova, Agnieszka Dynak, Rola Farah, Christopher Fennell, Anne-Caroline Fiévet, Michael Frank, Margarita Gavrilova, Hila Gendler-Shalev & Shannon Gibson
The COVID-19 pandemic, and the resulting closure of daycare centers worldwide, led to unprecedented changes in children’s learning environments. This period of increased time at home with caregivers, with limited access to external sources (e.g., daycares) provides a unique opportunity to examine the associations between the caregiver-child activities and children’s language development. The vocabularies of 1742 children aged 8-36 months across 13 countries and 12 languages were evaluated at the beginning and end of the...

University of Houston - GETSI Field Education - Chute Canyon SfM U-080 PS01 SV01

Michael Murphy, John Weber, Alex Robinson & Samuel Beane

Registration Year

  • 2022
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Resource Types

  • Dataset
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  • Journal Article
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Affiliations

  • Grand Valley State University
    3
  • New Bulgarian University
    1
  • Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
    1
  • Stanford University
    1
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University
    1
  • University of Lausanne
    1
  • University of Warwick
    1
  • University of Louisville
    1
  • University of Oslo
    1
  • University of Göttingen
    1