Examples of my research featured in popular media.
¤ In August 2014, I was talking about my research on the Swedish national radio show “Naturmorgon” (in Swedish)
¤ In August 2014, I also talked about fish on the regional P4 Kalmar morning show. (in Swedish)
The invasive round goby
¤ After winning the Regional final, I came in second place at the National final of Researcher Grand Prix, in Stockholm Dec 2013 (in Swedish)
¤ Article from TV broadcaster SVT about me winning the Regional final of “Researcher Grand Prix” in September 2013.
¤ Swedish media covering my PLoS ONE paper on small aggressive males.
Newspaper article in “Östra småland” Sep. 2012
¤ The desert goby research project featured in Australia’s top science TV program, Catalyst.
The clip includes my own footage from desert expeditions and lab work.
¤ Our 2010 paper in Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology (1) on desert goby courtship tactics, caused quite a stir in the science blogosphere (and led to some very inventive headlines):
Male goby fickle over mates Science Alert
A love game: Fish courtship more complex than thought – Science Daily
Male gobies ”fickle over mates” – MSN news
How sex-starved males find mates -The Times of India
Ugly females will do, if no other alternatives available – Aquatic community
When males play the love game – Softpedia.com
To flirt or not to flirt, that is the question – Physorg.com
Lonely male gobies are desperate for love – Practical Fish Keeping
¤ Media coverage of our paper on Nicaraguan crater cichlids (2).
(1) Svensson, P.A., Lehtonen, T.K. & Wong B.B.M. 2010. The interval between sexual encounters affects male courtship tactics in a desert-dwelling fish. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 64: 1967-1970.
2) Lehtonen, T.K., Wong, B.B.M., Svensson P.A. & Meyer, A. 2011. Adjustment of brood care behaviour in the absence of a mate in two crater lake cichlids. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 65: 613-619.