Patricia Brennan
Patricia Brennan

Patricia Brennan has a Ph.D. in behavioral ecology from Cornell University. She began her studies of avian genitalia at Yale University and Sheffield University in the United Kingdom. She is currently a research professor in the department of biology at the University of Massachusetts–Amherst, where she continues her research on the evolutionary consequences of sexual conflict.

Science
April 2 2013 12:26 PMWhy I Study Duck GenitaliaFox News and other conservative sites miss the point of basic science.
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Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.