biodiversity

Biologist warn of early stages of a sixth mass extinction event

Posted in Featured, Science on 26th Jul, 2014
by Alex Muller

Biodiversity may be reaching a tipping point:

Caribbean coral reefs 'could vanish in 20 years'

Posted in Science on 2nd Jul, 2014
by Alex Muller

Healthy coral reefs have declined by about 50% in the past 40 years.

Coral reefs are better at coping with rising sea temperatures than we thought

Posted in Science on 31st May, 2014
by Alex Muller

It was found that certain types of coral are able to adapt to tolerate higher sea temperatures by changing the genes they express.

Polar Bears Are Not Alone: Climate Change Threatens Biodiversity Worldwide

Posted in Science on 5th May, 2014
by Alex Muller

Climate change's impact on biodiversity will be severe in other regions of the world, not just in the popularly cited polar ice caps.

Is a constructive conservation the last chance for biodiversity?

Posted in Science on 16th Nov, 2013
by Alex Muller

A pragmatic approach to saving what can be saved.