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10-27-2021
Coordinated efforts needed to slow deforestation
A new study led by Stanford University argues that policy interventions to slow deforestation are most effective when enacted in a specific order. This study provides an important blueprint for both public and private interventions which can empower nations all around the world to reverse the destruction of one of the planet’s most precious resource. “Stopping deforestation is a classic collective action problem,” said study lead author Paul Furumo, a postdoctoral research at Stanford’s School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences (Science Earth). “While it is encouraging to see...
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10-24-2016
Janus: New tiny parasite discovered
A tiny parasite had been discovered on the Solomon Islands which...
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10-24-2016
Young researcher makes Time Magazine's "Most Influential Teens" list
The South African schoolgirl Kiara Nirghin, who won a $50,000 (£38,000)...
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10-24-2016
New creepy-crawly discovered in California cave
A new millipede species was discovered by researchers in Sequoia National...
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10-24-2016
Good news for coffee lovers today
There is good news for coffee lovers today as new...
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10-22-2016
Salmon will soon swim up the San Joaquin River again to spawn
A decade ago, environmentalists and the federal government agreed to...
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10-22-2016
Ocean temperature changes have major effects on marine ecosystems
According to scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI),...
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10-22-2016
Climate change can cause fish to swim towards predators
Climate change is disrupting the sensory systems of fish and...
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10-21-2016
New report reveals low numbers of the endangered snow leopard
New report sparks sad news for the endangered snow leopard....
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10-21-2016
NASA research tells the life story of a flood
NASA has made history by releasing the first full analysis...
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10-21-2016
Group: The EPA waited seven months to intervene in Flint water crisis
The Environmental Protection Agency had sufficient authority and information to...
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10-21-2016
The fight against deforestation in Africa
Only a small share of Congolese villagers is the driving...
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10-21-2016
Typhoon Haima smashes China and the Philippines
Typhoon Haima barreled into southern China on Friday after hammering...
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