https://www.the-scientist.com/notebook/humans-made-tools-atop-the-tibetan-plateau-more-than-30-000-years-ago-65512A finding pushes back the timeline on humankind’s conquest of one of Earth’s harshest environments, and may provide clues about interactions with their hominin relatives. Original Title: Humans Made Tools Atop the Tibetan Plateau More […]
http://feeds.nature.com/~r/nature/rss/current/~3/9zDmgthNQc0/d41586-019-00744-3Ancient plants escaped the end-Permian mass extinction Ancient plants escaped the end-Permian mass extinction, Published online: 01 March 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-00744-3 A global biodiversity crash 251.9 million years ago has revealed how ecosystems respond to extreme […]
http://feeds.nature.com/~r/nature/rss/current/~3/PugXnSnJH4s/d41586-019-00729-2How plastic wends its way to ocean garbage patches How plastic wends its way to ocean garbage patches, Published online: 01 March 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-00729-2 Wind and wave action drive the build-up of microplastics at remote […]
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/28/climate/trump-climate-science.html?partner=rss&emc=rssNew efforts by President Trump and his staff to undermine climate science have created a widening rift with government agencies, other countries and leaders in his own party.
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-conservationists-giant-tortoises-galapagos-island.htmlConservationists have released 155 giant tortoises on an island in the Galapagos to help replace a similar species that died out 150 years ago, officials aid Thursday. Original Title: Conservationists release 155 giant tortoises on […]
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/climate-change-warming-oceans-fisheries-study_n_5c77f468e4b0d3a48b574f7fNew research shows fish populations have declined by as much as 35 percent in some areas due to ocean warming. Original Title: Climate Change Takes A Bite Out Of Global Fisheries, Study Finds Full Text […]
https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/the-world-is-losing-fish-to-eat-as-oceans-warm-new-study-finds/?utm_source=RSS&utm_medium=Referral&utm_campaign=RSS_environmentVisit The Seattle Times. The new findings, which separate the effects of global warming from other factors like overfishing, suggest that climate change is already having a serious effect on seafood. Original Title: The world […]
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/28/science/antarctic-blackfin-icefish-genome.html?partner=rss&emc=rssResearch shows how the Antarctic blackfin icefish differs from its close relatives on the genetic level.
http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/599052444/0/usatoday-techtopstories~Growing-shark-population-off-Cape-Cod-gives-one-expert-lsquonightmaresrsquo/One researcher is losing sleep as the population of sharks off the coast of Massachusetts continues to grow.
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190228141241.htmDengue fever is a major public health concern in many parts of South-East Asia and South America and its prevalence in Africa is thought to be expanding. Researchers have now conducted an analysis of the […]