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Ecology/Environment

SIOP star shines brightly

SIOP fellow Michele Gelfand elected to American Academy of Arts and SciencesCredit: SIOP Michele J. Gelfand, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Psychology at University of Maryland, is part of an illustrious group…

Opposite pathways in forest recovery

International research team including University of G√∂ttingen analyses tree regrowth across Latin AmericaCredit: Dylan Craven Tropical forests are being deforested at an alarming rate to make way for agriculture and…

Ernst Haeckel: Pioneer of modern science

Science historians at the University of Jena (Germany) explain Ernst Haeckel's definition of ecologyCredit: (Image: Anne Guenther/FSU) (Jena, Germany) "By ecology, we understand the whole science of the organism's relationship with…

Meet the tenrecs

Credit: Julie Larsen Maher/WCS Researchers reviewed the conservation priorities for the 31 species of tenrec - a poorly understood family of small mammals superficially resembling hedgehogs, found only on the island of Madagascar. They…