There could be more than 60 billion of them on the planet
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He came to science late in his life, helped to preserve the Earth’s protective ozone, and fundamentally changed our views of nature and ourselves
Thinking about apocalypse, like thinking about one’s own death, is not something that most of us have much enthusiasm for
In more and more pockets of the industrial landscape, the byproducts of one process are becoming the raw materials for another, trash is getting a useful second life, and waste is becoming a thing of the past.
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The story of energy use, economic growth, and carbon emissions in four charts.
This has implications for a number of conservation initiatives from reintroductions to ecotourism.
Soundscape ecology plunges us into a wilder world beyond the mundane and merely visual
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