Paleontology

Links to selected popular press articles on "Gradual assembly of avian body plan culminated in rapid rates of evolution across dinosaur-bird transition", Brusatte et al Curr Biol (2014):
Current Biology news story
National Geographic News
National Geographic Laelaps blog
Scientific American
Swarthmore news release

Links to selected popular press articles on "Two-phase increase in the maximum size of life", Payne et al PNAS (2009):
Science Daily
Wired Science
AFP
EurekAlert
Stanford news release

Links to selected popular press articles on "Estimating the Diversity of Dinosaurs", Wang and Dodson PNAS (2006):
New York Times, Science Times
Philadelphia Inquirer
Discover
National Geographic
Nature
Scientific American
BBC News
New Scientist
USA Today
Geotimes
Cosmos
Columbus Dispatch
Discovery Channel
Swarthmore College news release

Other links:

SJ Simpson (2005): Evolution: Nothing in common. Science 307:5706, 18. [html]

S Perkins (2004): Plenty of dinosaurs yet to be found. Science News 166:21, p. 334. [html] [pdf (228K)]

E Redden (2003): Filling in the fossil record. Swarthmore College Bulletin 101:2, p. 6. [html; scroll down] [pdf (784K)] [pdf hi-res (2.3M)]


Baseball

Links to selected popular press articles on baseball managers:
New York Times, Science Times [graphic].
Philadelphia Inquirer [cover story of the Neighbors section for Delaware County]
Wall Street Journal
LiveScience
AAAS Annual Meeting news blog
American Mathematical Society
Swarthmore College news release
Numerous blogs and discussion groups, including Baseball Musings, Baseball Think Factory, etc.

Other links:

T Krattenmaker (2004): Swarthmore College statistics professor finds baseball "religious war" good for the game -- and the field of statistics. Swarthmore College news release. [html story] [html full interview] [pdf story (156K)] [pdf full interview (148K)]

S Lumenello (2000): Baseball Matters: A View from the Academy. Colloquy, Summer, p. 4-5.

R Wood (2000): The TPR Chronicles. By the Numbers: The Newsletter of the Society for American Baseball Research Statistical Analysis Committee 10:4, p. 19-32. [pdf]


Teaching

Princeton Review's The Best 300 Professors.

PhillyBurbs.com, April 2012.

Swarthmore College Bulletin, April 2009, p. 13.



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