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Vast Underwater Survey Identifies Five Keys to Conserving Ocean Life
Dozens of volunteer divers surveyed marine protected areas worldwide, to discover why life flourishes in some while failing in others.
The 10 Coolest Species Discovered In 2012
The tiniest frog, a bioluminescent cockroach and more
Museum Relics Prove Pacific Sharks Died Out Before We Knew They Were There
Dusky sharks do not live in the Pacific waters near the Republic of Kiribati. Neither do spottail sharks, nor the...
Biologists Announce Discovery of an Entirely New Branch of Life
Maybe it's fungus, maybe it's not
Russian Seed Bank, Saved During WWII, Fights to Save Land From Developers
During the siege of Leningrad, 12 scientists starved to death rather than eat the grains stored at Pavlosk Agricultural Station,...
Major Australian “Bush Blitz” Initiative To Search Continent For Undiscovered Species
Australia has hosted a wide range of weird creatures, from rabid wombats to Yahoo Serious. And now, the Australian government...
Comparing and Graphing Nine Environmental Threats, Researchers Find Unexpected Evils
Publishing in the journal Nature, a group of 29 scientists have established a comparative scale for rating the immediate threat...
Who Released a New Movie That’s Green As it Can Be?
Animals That Look Alike But Aren’t
There may be a lot more biological diversity on Earth than meets the eye.