I'm a university graduate student with an interest in (particularly) beetles. My studies centre on the effects of alternative agricultural systems and practices on insect communities. I find the vast diversity of insects especially interesting. They present a seemingly inexhaustible supply of mysteries to delve into.
On writing and editing…
Here are some stats on my contributions to date (since May 31, 2006, when I discovered Wikipedia)
- 233 contributions + minor edits (excluding talk pages, etc.)
- 66 contributions
- 6 new articles; a list of these follows:
Grammatical errors in other people’s work bug me, so I’m liable to try to fix them. In my own writing, however, I tend to miss things that may be blatant to other people, especially in my use of commas. Corrections are welcome.
Simple English Wikipedia
I think Wikipedia should be accessible, even to those whose grasp of the English language is not great, perhaps especially for those with developing abilities in English. For this reason I strongly encourage anyone with interest to visit the Simple English Wikipedia and browse some of the articles or contribute.
My contributions to Simple English Wikipedia follow: