Ecology

Forest soils need many decades to recover from fires and ...

Ecology
A landmark study from The Australian National University (ANU) has found that forest soils need several decades to recover from ...

Scientists forecast where is the highly invasive fall armyworm to ...

Ecology
Known to be feeding on many economically important crops cultured across the world, including maize, rice, sugarcane, sorghum, beet, tomato, ...

Climate change will turn the tropics into temperate zones

Ecology
Every month or two, a massive pulse of clouds, rainfall and wind moves eastward around the Earth near the equator, ...

Elephants take to the road for reliable resources

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An elephant never forgets. This seems to be the case, at least, for elephants roaming about Namibia, looking for food, ...

Does mountaintop removal also remove rattlesnakes?

Ecology
  On the Cumberland Plateau in eastern Kentucky, surface coal mining is destroying ridgelines and mountaintops, and along with them, ...

Fish bones yield new tool for tracking coal ash contamination

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DURHAM, N.C. — A Duke University study shows that trace elements in a fish’s ear bones can be used to ...

A damming trend

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EAST LANSING, Mich. – Hundreds of dams are being proposed for Mekong River basin in Southeast Asia. The negative social ...

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 ...

Ecology
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?

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