Ecology

The fauna in the Antarctica is threatened by pathogens humans ...

Ecology
The new study, which detected bacteria from humans in the genus Salmonella and Campylobacter in Antarctic and Subantarctic marine birds, ...

Ukrainian villages still suffering legacy of Chernobyl more than 30 ...

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Scientists from the Greenpeace Research Laboratories at the University of Exeter and the Ukrainian Institute of Agricultural Radiology sampled cow’s ...

Hurricanes: Stronger, slower, wetter in the future?

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Scientists have developed a detailed analysis of how 22 recent hurricanes would be different if they formed under the conditions ...

Hippo waste causes fish kills in Africa’s Mara River

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(Millbrook, NY) Ecologists have long known that agricultural and sewage pollution can cause low oxygen conditions and fish kills in ...

New evidence that bullfrogs are to blame for deadly fungus ...

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In the 1890s, settlers crossed the Rocky Mountains seeking new opportunities — and bearing frogs. A new study coauthored by ...

Study shows sea turtle nesting beaches threatened by microplastic pollution

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  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Plastic is famous for its unyielding durability, making it perfect for consumer products but a unique ...

More accurate estimates of methane emissions from dairy cattle developed

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Leading the worldwide effort to get a better handle on methane emissions from animals, an international consortium of researchers devised ...

How biofuels from plant fibers could combat global warming

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  Scientists, companies and government agencies are hard at work on decreasing greenhouse gas emissions that cause climate change. In ...

Radioactivity from oil and gas wastewater persists in Pennsylvania stream ...

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  DURHAM, N.C. – More than seven years after Pennsylvania officials requested that the disposal of radium-laden fracking wastewater into ...

Why are there no sea snakes in the Atlantic?

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Sea snakes are an evolutionary success story. With about 70 species, they’re the most diverse reptile group ...