Monday, October 21, 2019
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Coral bleaching causes a permanent change in fish life

Repeat coral bleaching caused by rising sea temperatures has resulted in lasting changes to fish communities, according to a new long-term study in the...

First Australians Arrived in an Incredible Planned Migration With Over 1,300...

The size of the first population of people needed to arrive, survive, and thrive in what is now Australia is revealed in two studies...

Methods in belowground botany

Plant root systems play a crucial role in ecosystems, radically impacting everything from nutrient cycling to species composition. Despite their importance, scientists...

Columbia researcher studies how climate change affects crops in India

Kyle Davis is an environmental data scientist whose research seeks to increase food supplies in developing countries. He combines techniques from environmental science and...

The complex fate of Antarctic species in the face of a...

Oxygen concentrations in both the open ocean and coastal waters have declined by 2-5% since at least the middle of the 20th...

A shady spot may protect species against rapid climate warming

HOUSTON -- (June 14, 2019) -- Finding a shady refuge to cool off on a hot day could be more than a...

The surprising reason why some lemurs may be more sensitive to...

DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke University scientists have given us another way to tell which endangered lemur species are most at risk from deforestation...

Honeybee mite raises bumblebee virus risk

A mite that spreads a dangerous virus among honeybees also plays an indirect role in infecting wild bumblebees, new research shows. The Varroa...

The benefits of being different

Six different colour morphs of the elusive Asiatic golden cat have been discovered in Northeast India - with the findings being hailed as "an...

Climate change benefits for giant petrels

Giant petrels will be "temporary" winners from the effects of climate change in the Antarctic region - but males and females will...