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Posts tagged biodiversity

March 27, 2018


Climate Change And Your Coffee

88% of the coffee-growing zones in Central America may be gone by 2050.

June 21, 2017


Phylum Arthropoda, a group that includes insects, spiders, and crustaceans, and has produced more than a million species.

Biodiversity Success

Which phylum is the most successful on the planet?

November 21, 2016


A catalogued microbial species underneath a microscope

The Species Hidden Among Us

How many species exist on Earth? The answer might surprise you.

May 18, 2015



Declining Biodiversity—Is Earth Dying?

Human behavior is placing at least a third of Earth's species at risk of extinction.

June 19, 2009


Biodiversity: It’s Good for Your Health!

We hear a lot about the importance of biodiversity these days--but just what is biodiversity and why is it so important? Find out on this Moment of Science.

June 18, 2009


Sustainable Forest Fuel

Scientist may have found another alternative source of energy. Learn about sustainable forest fuel on this Moment of Science.

May 27, 2008


Amazing Mammal Found in Tanzania

A unique cat-sized mammal has been discovered by scientists in the mountains of Tanzania. It's quite the strange little critter.

May 2, 2007


Assisted Migration: Global Warming To Cause Early Migration

As you probably already know, when climate changes, life changes with it. But recent alterations in the Earth's climate could have very damaging consequences.

May 24, 2004



Computer scientists are investigating mimicking nature in an effort to make it harder to hack into computers and networks. Learn how on this Moment of Science.

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