It has been deathly quiet here, because I was desperately trying to finish my paper. It was due on April 30, and that deadline wooshed by spectacularly. However, I managed to get the thing into a presentable form and submit it Monday evening – PHEW! Now I just hope that the reviews and revisions (and there will be quite a lot to revise, I’m afraid) can get done in time for the intended publication date just before SVP in Los Angeles.
For now, here are two figures from the submission, to whet your science appetite!