Posts Tagged ‘reindeer’

Climate Change and Caribou

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
caribou, reindeer, arctic, climate change, habitat, genetic, diversity, markers

Genetic diversity in caribou will greatly affect their ability to survive climate change.

Reindeer Eyes

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
reindeer, caribou, eyes, eyesight, color, change, arctic, sun. dark,

By Jami Smith Today, the Academy opens ’Tis the Season for Science. This year’s holiday exhibit and programming focuses on reindeer and how these animals are adapted to live in the Arctic—through features like their hair, antlers and feet. Recent research demonstrates that reindeers’ eyes are also adapted for the harsh Arctic conditions. While you [...]

No Internal Clocks in Reindeer

Monday, March 15th, 2010
Svalbardrein, reindeer

Reindeer may be the only ones not complaining about Daylight Savings Time because they have no internal clocks.

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