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Accounting for nature in economies

Researchers develop a way to measure economic health that accounts for nature The way we measure economic health is flawed, according to new research from the Stanford-based Natural Capital Project. When we talk about a country's economic…

Giving GDP a needed ecological companion

Credit: Sue Nichols, Michigan State University To have a more sustainable world, people need to put a dollar value on nature's contributions. In this week's interdisciplinary journal - Proceedings of the National Academy of

Warming climate is changing where birds breed

Migratory behavior and winter geography drive differential range shifts of eastern birds in response to recent climate changeCredit: Credit: Clark Rushing Spring is in full swing. Trees are leafing out, flowers are blooming, bees

Fish feed foresight

Researchers show how fishmeal and oil alternatives can support aquaculture growth As the world increasingly turns to aqua farming to feed its growing population, there's no better time than now to design an aquaculture system that is…