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Out on dry land: Water shortage threatens species in Ruaha National Park in Tanzania

Climate change is not the only cause of arid landscapes. A research team led by the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (Leibniz-IZW) has investigated the consequences of increased water abstraction for agriculture and livestock farming f.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgApr 15th, 2024

Only the Hardiest Trees Can Survive Today’s Urban Inferno

In a rapidly warming world, cities need more tree cover to stay cool—but only certain species can handle soaring temperatures, and often they aren’t native species......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

Researcher says not every exotic species needs to be controlled

Certain invasive exotic species, such as the red swamp crayfish, are harmful to our environment because they nibble on aquatic plants, dig burrows in banks, and transmit crayfish plague to native species. "But there are also non-native fish and crayf.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

What makes a "good farmer" in Aotearoa?

In New Zealand, farmers and the largely urban general public are held to have differing views on what is meant by being a "good farmer." Anecdotally, farmers see themselves as stewards of the land for future generations, using management practices th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

Climate change is moving tree populations away from the soil fungi that sustain them

As our planet warms, many species are shifting to different locations as their historical habitats become inhospitable. Trees are no exception—many species' normal ranges are no longer conducive to their health, but their shift to new areas that co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

How the agri-food industry tried to influence revamp of Canada"s Food Guide

In 2019, Health Canada published an updated version of Canada's Food Guide. Its recommendations include drinking more water, eating more plant-based proteins, limiting the intake of highly processed foods, and cooking more meals at home......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

British Columbia needs a unified response to respond to the biodiversity crisis, say researchers

From massive kelp forests to monumental old-growth on land, British Columbia's biodiversity—which is unrivaled in Canada—provides an array of cultural, economic, social and other benefits. B.C.'s wide-ranging ecological zones are home to over 70.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News18 hr. 23 min. ago

Spectator racism is still rife in Australia"s major football codes—new research shows it may even be getting worse

The annual Indigenous rounds in the Australian Football League (AFL) and National Rugby League (NRL) celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News18 hr. 23 min. ago

Tested: Saramonic Blink 500 B2+ is a lot of iPhone wireless mic at a great price

If you’re looking for an iPhone wireless mic, there’s no shortage of options out there, ranging from the cheap-and-cheerful to the sophisticated. The Saramonic Blink 500 B2+ aims to bridge the gap between the two – and in my view, succeeds......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News20 hr. 55 min. ago

Column: In the land of giant sequoias, the largest tree in the world gets a checkup

Column: In the land of giant sequoias, the largest tree in the world gets a checkup.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2024

The best Switch controllers for 2024

There's no shortage of Nintendo Switch controllers that range in price, functionality, and customization. Here are the best Nintendo Switch controllers in 2023......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

The secret is out: The world found the Owyhees—Advocates say it"s time to protect the land

Just southwest of Boise lies one of the last vast swaths of solitude in the United States......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

A man who lost 40 pounds — and cut 10 inches from his waistline — recommends walking, protein swaps, and drinking vinegar water

A man who lost 40 pounds — and cut 10 inches from his waistline — recommends walking, protein swaps, and drinking vinegar water.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

Thousands of residents ordered to flee homes as volatile wildfire threatens town: "Extremely concerning"

Thousands of residents ordered to flee homes as volatile wildfire threatens town: "Extremely concerning".....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

Canada orders dissolution of two firms, citing national security concerns

Canada orders dissolution of two firms, citing national security concerns.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

Researchers invented water-based batteries that store more energy than lithium-ion

Chinese scientists have created a new type of water-based battery that is more efficient at storing energy than standard lithium-ion batteries. The new battery type … The post Researchers invented water-based batteries that store more energy th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

Palm Desert wave park DSRT Surf under construction. Read about the plans and opening date

Palm Desert wave park DSRT Surf under construction. Read about the plans and opening date.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 25th, 2024

Life in water and mud: Colombians fed up with constant flooding

The Berrio family moves around their home on raised planks, upon which their beds and furniture have been raised, to avoid the knee-high, murky waters that have invaded their modest brick house......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 25th, 2024

City of San Angelo to change water supply, here"s what to know

City of San Angelo to change water supply, here"s what to know.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 25th, 2024

What’s Turning Cape Cod’s Water ‘Pea-Soup Green’?

Cape Cod’s water is turning “pea-soup green”—and after decades of scientific detective work, we know why......»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

There Is Too Much Trash in Space

Debris from spacecraft threatens the burgeoning space economy. We need a global agreement to keep space clean.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024