Thursday, July 2, 2020
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Protecting natural forest in oil palm plantations crucial for conservation

Forest conservation areas in oil palm plantations play a vital role in storing carbon and boosting rainforest biodiversity, a new study on...

Scientists unlock secrets of Ethiopia’s superfood in race to save it...

Teff, an ancient grain originally from Ethiopia, is a staple crop for 50 million people in the country. It is also increasingly...

Scientists unravel the evolution and relationships for all European butterflies in...

For the first time, a complete time-calibrated phylogeny for a large group of invertebrates is published for an entire continent. In a...

A new character for Poku00e9mon? Novel endemic dogfish shark species discovered...

Newly discovered creatures can often be as impressive and exciting as the ones from the Japanese movies and shows. Many of those...

Scientists lament ‘Humpty Dumpty’ effect on world’s spectacular, rare wildlife

Some of the world's largest, most spectacular and unheralded mammals are silently slipping away, species like Tibetan wild yaks and Patagonia's huemul,...

Birds, bees and butter — new study shows biodiversity critical for...

Shea yields are likely to benefit from a diversity of trees and shrubs in parkland habitats in West Africa, according to a new study...

New to science newts from Vietnam with an important message for...

In time for the International Day for Biological Diversity 2020, the date (22 May) set by the United Nations to recognise biodiversity...

Copal de Madagascar

The known Madagascar copal is a more recent resin from what was thought -it has about a few hundred years- and trapped...

DNA surprises surfacing in the Atlantic: Species far from their usual...

DNA scientists investigating new marine life migration patterns in the Atlantic Ocean surfaced the genetic traces of species far from their usual...

Predators help prey adapt to an uncertain future

What effect does extinction of species have on the evolution of surviving species? Evolutionary biologists have investigated this question by conducting a...