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Termites Love Global Warming So Much That They May Make It Worse, Says Study – ScienceAlert

When we consider termites, we may think of the danger they can pose to our houses once they settle in and start eating wood. But in fact, only about 4 percent of termite species worldwide are considered pests that might,…

Calif. Gearing Up To Win Darwin Award For World’s Worst Energy Policies

Utopian energy fantasies are turning California (CA) into a dystopian nightmare. CA’s energy policies amount to a bold suicide plan worthy of a collective Darwin award. Traditional Darwin Awards honor people who improve the human gene pool by unintentionally removing…

Stolen 22 Years Ago, Two Priceless Charles Darwin Notebooks Mysteriously Returned in Pink Gift Bag

On two leather and copper-bound field notebooks, Charles Darwin jotted down a variety of musings that formed his theory of evolution. Held at Cambridge University Library for decades, in the year 2000 they were stolen. 22 years later, as mysteriously as they disappeared, they were returned—bound in saran wrap in exactly the same condition as […]

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Over 20,000 plant species to go extinct since humans don’t need them anymore – India Today

Humans have had an impact on Earth. This impact is now visible in the form of climate change, global warming, rising sea temperatures, and extreme weather events. In research that catalogs over 80,000 plant species, scientists have found that most…

Climate change driving evolution so fast that animals are changing in weeks – iNews

Extreme climate change is driving evolution in animals so fast that it is creating distinct changes that can be measured in a matter of weeks, according to a leading biologist. From Caribbean lizards growing larger toe pads to grip trees…

Darwin in a lab: Coral evolution tweaked for global warming – Muscatine Journal

{{featured_button_text}} Fish swim near a head of coral in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021. Scientists are trying to speed up coral’s evolutionary clock to build reefs that can better withstand the impacts of global warming. For the…

Darwin in a lab: Coral evolution tweaked for global warming – Sentinel Colorado

COCONUT ISLAND, Hawaii | On a moonless summer night in Hawaii, krill, fish and crabs swirl through a beam of light as two researchers peer into the water above a vibrant reef. Minutes later, like clockwork, they see eggs and…

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