Local researchers, using Academy collections, are tracking the spread of the deadly disease killing amphibians worldwide.
Posts Tagged ‘extinction’
Can synthetic biology save wildlife?
New dating techniques have brought the impact and mass extinction events within a “gnat’s eyebrow.”
What is the value of the 100 most threatened species on the planet?
Birds of a feather: enjoy recent stories of the science of birds in today’s news roundup.
Protecting a small native plant, once thought to be extinct, proves to be tricky business.
Plant science often gets upstaged by animal science. Well, enough is enough!
Tigers. Symbols of power, grace and beauty; cultures and religions around the world prize them. Unfortunately, so do the organized crime rings.
Non-dinosaur fossils reveal much about extinction event.
The new Maya Lin sculpture at the Academy is art informed by science. It’s a “memorial” to extinct and endangered species.