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 2018-04-22 16:03 

Taipei Times

Marine documentary released to mark Earth Day...

To mark Earth Day yesterday, the Fisheries Agency released a documentary about the marine ecosystems around Itu Aba Island (Taiping Island, ) and announced that a research team has found 90 undocumented aquatic species around the Spratly Islands (Nansha I...

 2018-04-21 22:59 

Concord Monitor

[ NH ]

Prescribed burns planned for White Mountain National Forest...

Sections of the White Mountain National Forest will be set on fire in the next few weeks, depending on the weather.Such prescribed burns help improve habitat for wildlife, restore ecosystems and reduce fuel that can contribute to the spread of......

 2018-04-21 17:00 

Stuff.co.nz

Climate change puts more pressure on New Zealand's ecosystems...

Fehi and Gita left a lot of damage at Abel Tasman National Park, and raised concerns about threats to NZ native species and ecosystems....

 2018-04-21 15:20 

Washington Times

Prescribed burns planned for White Mountain National Forest...

ALBANY, N.H. (AP) - Sections of the White Mountain National Forest will be set on fire in the next few weeks, depending on the weather. Such prescribed burns help improve habitat for wildlife, restore ecosystems and reduce fuel that can contribute to the ...

 2018-04-21 14:17 

NBC 10 Philadelphia

Scope of Barrier Reef's Coral Bleaching Alarms Scientists...

The clear blue-green waters around the Great Barrier Reef are changing faster than previously thought, according to a new study in the journal Nature, worrying scientists who say the survival of the Great Barrier Reef and other ecosystems like it is cruci...

 2018-04-20 17:01 

Otago Daily Times

Insights into the environment...

New Zealand is geologically and ecologically diverse and its landscapes and ecosystems are complex....

 2018-04-20 12:00 

Newsweek.com

Climate Change Is Killing Fish and Forever Changing Ocean Food Chains | Opinion...

Climate change is rapidly warming the Earth and altering ecosystems on land and at sea that produce our food....

 2018-04-20 03:09 

Forbes

Bitcoin's Energy Consumption Can Power An Entire Country -- But EOS Is Trying To Fix That...

The Bitcoin Proof-of-Work mechanism consumes the same amount of electricity to power a country like Switzerland. With new consensus algorithms in the horizon, 2018 will be the year their communities and the ecosystems will be tested....

 2018-04-19 18:15 

Deadline Hollywood

'The Serengeti Rules' Clip: Scientists Shift The World's View On Nature In Tribeca Docu...

EXCLUSIVE: In Nicolas Brown's documentary The Serengeti Rules, he follows a group of scientists around the world as they studied different ecosystems to see how nature works. They discovered ......

 2018-04-19 17:09 

ScienceDaily.com

Small changes in rainforests cause big damage to fish ecosystems...

Using lasers, researchers have connected, arranged and merged artificial cells, paving the way for networks of artificial cells acting as tissues....

 2018-04-19 15:39 

Inquisitr

The Great Barrier Reef Lost Half Its Corals In The Last Two Years...

Rising temperatures have a devastating impact on the planet's marine ecosystems, and the world's coral reefs are paying a heavy toll. Half of all the corals in the Great Barrier Reef have died since 2016, NPR reports . The data comes from marine b...

 2018-04-19 11:03 

AlterNet.org

Heatwave Kills One-Third of the Great Barrier Reef...

The collapse of coral reef populations will have significant implications for marine life, and the humans that rely on tropical reef ecosystems for fish for food. Enormous and unique, the iconic Great Barrier Reef is an ecosystem hosting to nearly 3,900 c...

 2018-04-19 10:50 

The Conversation

Climate change could alter ocean food chains, leading to far fewer fish in the sea...

Sustained ocean warming could greatly reduce catches of fish like these herring photographed off Norway. Jacob Botter , CC BY Climate change is rapidly warming the Earth and altering ecosystems on land and at sea that produce our food. In the oceans, most...

 2018-04-19 04:34 

Quartz

Startup and innovation hub leaders are going to shape digital policy for the African Union...

The African Union is organizing the Leaders in several African tech ecosystems are living by the words of Charles-Guillaume tienne, the 19th century French playwright: "If you want something done right, do it yourself." ......

 2018-04-19 04:00 

EurekAlert

Small changes in rainforests cause big damage to fish ecosystems...

Using lasers, researchers have connected, arranged and merged artificial cells, paving the way for networks of artificial cells acting as tissues....

 2018-04-19 01:12 

VentureBeat

Heartland Tech Weekly: Robotics and agriculture tech are promising sectors for young tech hubs...

This week, Startup Genome — an organization that researches tech ecosystems around the world — released its annual Global Startup Ecosystems report. While the report largely focused on ......

 2018-04-18 14:17 

Ecns.cn

China's terrestrial ecosystems play key role in carbon sink: research...

China's terrestrial ecosystems, including forests, shrub lands and farmlands, have played an important role in storing carbon emissions over the past decades, Chinese research has shown....

 2018-04-18 05:33 

Forbes

How Women Of The French Tech Movement Are Turning France Into A Startup Nation...

Paris is close to being one of the world's top startup ecosystems. Here are some of the women and initiatives leading the charge....

 2018-04-17 19:12 

ZDNet

From controlling to empowering: Five practices for building business ecosystems...

Success in the digital era will come from the connected and collaborative efforts of business ecosystems more than from the controlled efforts of individual companies....

 2018-04-17 17:23 

Phys.org

Studying oxygen, scientists discover clues to recovery from mass extinction...

About 252 million years ago, more than 90 percent of all animal life on Earth went extinct. This event, called the "Permian-Triassic mass extinction," represents the greatest catastrophe in the history of life on Earth. Ecosystems took nearly five...

 2018-04-17 10:44 

The Conversation

US rivers are becoming saltier and it's not just from treating roads in winter...

Little Missouri River, North Dakota. Justin Meissen , CC BY-SA The United States has made enormous progress in reducing water pollution since the Clean Water Act was passed nearly 50 years ago. Rivers no longer catch fire when oil slicks on their surfaces...

 2018-04-17 04:10 

Nikkei Asian Review

Rakuten's integrated services to prize open Japan mobile market...

As well as being able to load content faster than ever before, you'll now find it's much easier to find all the content you need about the Asian business world. Online retailer's entry marks industry shift to 'ecosystems'TOKYO -- Onlin...

 2018-04-17 04:00 

EurekAlert

Scientists reveal trends in carbon storage and sequestration across Chinese ecosystems...

Led by Professor FANG Jingyun from the Institute of Botany of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, together with collaborators, the ecosystem carbon sequestration project team was set up, the team aims to quantify the magnitude and distribution of ecosystem c...

 2018-04-16 22:44 

Natural News

Three islands in southeast Thailand to BAN all activities that could hurt its environment and marine ecosystems...
 2018-04-16 13:01 

Quartz

Google wants to bypass Africa's slow internet speeds with a faster search app...

The company says the app will make it faster and lighter to search the webThe internet can be achingly slow and expensive in parts of Africa, undermining fledgling tech ecosystems and the ability of Africans to connect globally. Google wants to fix that b...

 2018-04-16 12:59 

ScienceDaily.com

Plants play greater role than megaherbivore extinctions in changes to ecosystem structure...

Plants may have exerted greater influence on our terrestrial ecosystems than the megaherbivores that used to roam our landscapes, according to new research....

 2018-04-16 09:13 

WFTX

[ Fort Myers ]

Celebrate Earth Day at the Conservancy of SWFL...

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida celebrates Earth Day with interactive, educational activities that showcase our area's beautiful wildlife, natural habitats and ecosystems....

 2018-04-16 08:25 

Quartz

Tunisia's "Startup Act" could show other African governments how to support tech ecosystems...

The law was passed after two years of deliberations with legislators engaging entrepreneurs, civil society, and investors.The success story of local tech ecosystems across Africa has provided a positive narrative over the past decade. But much of this suc...

 2018-04-16 04:00 

EurekAlert

Plants play greater role than megaherbivore extinctions in changes to ecosystem structure...

Plants may have exerted greater influence on our terrestrial ecosystems than the megaherbivores that used to roam our landscapes, according to new research by the University of Plymouth, University of Oxford, Queen's University Belfast, Swansea Univer...

 2018-04-14 20:09 

Daily Times

Plastic: the predator of the ocean...

Sir: Our oceans are being destroyed. Billions of pounds of plastics are in our oceans harming and killing animals and their ecosystems. Plastic never goes away and if we do not reduce the copious amounts being put into our waters, then the oceans will be ...

 2018-04-13 23:45 

NY Times

Helen Mayer Harrison, Leader in Eco-Art Movement, Dies at 90...

With her husband, Newton, she formed an artistic team that examined ecosystems, global warming and related subjects in innovative ways....

 2018-04-13 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ India ]

Gaps in Centre's forest goals...

The Centre's Draft National Forest Policy (DNFP) 2018 appears focused on enhancing tree cover and wood production rather than preserving forest ecosystems and could take away the legal rights of forest-dwellers, conservation scientists and political a...

 2018-04-13 19:53 

ScienceDaily.com

Extreme climate variability destabilizing West Coast ecosystems...

Extreme climate variability over the last century in western North America may be destabilizing both marine and terrestrial ecosystems....

 2018-04-13 19:38 

NY Times

Trillions Upon Trillions of Viruses Fall From the Sky Each Day...

Viruses shape the ecology of the planet, but scientists still have only a rudimentary understanding of the microbial impacts on animals, plants and ecosystems....

 2018-04-13 04:00 

EurekAlert

Extreme climate variability destabilizing West Coast ecosystems...

Extreme climate variability over the last century in western North America may be destabilizing both marine and terrestrial ecosystems....

 2018-04-12 14:29 

ScienceDaily.com

Deeper understanding of species roles in ecosystems...

A species' traits define the role it plays in the ecosystem in which it lives -- this is the conclusion of a new study. New methods can make it easier to predict the ecological role that a species will play when it is introduced, by accident or design...

 2018-04-12 04:00 

EurekAlert

Deeper understanding of species roles in ecosystems...

A species' traits define the role it plays in the ecosystem in which it lives -- this is the conclusion of a study carried out by researchers at Linkping University, Sweden. New methods can make it easier to predict the ecological role that a species ...

 2018-04-11 20:08 

The Conversation AU

Australia's 2017 environment scorecard: like a broken record, high temperatures further stress our ecosystems...

It was a hot year for many Australians. ABCNews/David McMeekin While rainfall conditions were generally good across Australia in 2017, record-breaking temperatures stressed our ecosystems on land and sea, according to our annual environmental scorecard . ...

 2018-04-11 18:46 

TreeHugger

The world's rivers are clogged with pharmaceutical waste...

Scientists say levels are dangerously high, affecting wildlife and ecosystems....

 2018-04-11 17:57 

Toronto Star

Marine heat waves are lasting longer and hitting more often, research shows...

Dalhousie professor says the heat has been altering marine ecosystems, harming fisheries and killing various species — and the phenomenon is likely to continue....

 2018-04-11 16:45 

Scientific American

Ocean Heatwaves Are Getting Worse...

Spikes in sea temperatures stress marine ecosystems, particularly coral reefs...

 2018-04-11 16:45 

Scientific American

Ocean Heat Waves Are Getting Worse...

Spikes in sea temperatures stress marine ecosystems, particularly coral reefs...

 2018-04-11 14:14 

National Post

Study suggests marine heatwaves getting more frequent, lasting longer...

HALIFAX — A new study suggests that heatwaves in the world's oceans are getting longer and more frequent, raising concerns about how the higher temperatures are affecting marine ecosystems. Eric Oliver of Dalhousie University in Halifax, who led...

 2018-04-11 03:50 

Malay Mail Online

'Devastating' ocean heatwaves on the rise...

PARIS, April 11 — Ocean heatwaves which can have "devastating and long-term impacts" on ecosystems have become longer and more frequent over the past century, according to an international study published yesterday.From 1925 to 2016, the...

 2018-04-11 01:41 

The Age

WA shuts its eyes as precious ecosystems head towards 'profound crash'...

A new World Wildlife Fund report projects that even if temperature rise stops at 2C, our south-west could lose 30-60 per cent of species....

 2018-04-11 01:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

WA shuts its eyes as precious ecosystems head towards 'profound crash'...

A new World Wildlife Fund report projects that even if temperature rise stops at 2C, our south-west could lose 30-60 per cent of species....

 2018-04-10 22:33 

Gulf Times

Islamic finance embracing small, medium enterprises...

There is an ongoing trend in countries with Islamic finance ecosystems of discovering the importance of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) for economic well-being and growth....

 2018-04-10 16:00 

France 24

'Devastating' ocean heatwaves on the rise...

Ocean heatwaves which can have "devastating and long-term impacts" on ecosystems have become longer and more frequent over the past century, according to an international study published Tuesday. From 1925 to 2016, the number of annual marine heat...

 2018-04-10 15:05 

The Daily Mail

Global oceans feel the heat: Warming trend worries......

Marine heatwaves are threatening ecosystems and aquaculture, say experts....

 2018-04-09 18:30 

GeekWire

This crazy video from 'One Strange Rock' reveals how bat poop keeps forests alive...

What do giant fruit bats have in common with Johnny Appleseed? Tonight's episode of "One Strange Rock," National Geographic Channel's documentary series about the interconnectedness of Earth's ecosystems, provides an answer that'll...

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