International News Archive - September 04, 2012
Tigers, though beautiful, do not have a reputation for being accommodating. A new study at the Chitwan National Park in Nepal, indicates that the feared and revered carnivores are taking the night shift to better coexist with their human neighbors.
Watershed covers roughly 20 percent of Canada, including oil sands; The Mackenzie may discharge more water into the Arctic than the St. Lawrence into the Atlantic
Speakers include Nobel laureate and winner of new $3 million physics prize
Decline of pollinators will have severe impact on nature and mankind
Witch hunts are common and sometimes deadly in the tea plantations of Jalpaiguri, India.
When WHOI geologist Liviu Giosan first reconstructed the history of how the Danube River built its delta, he was presented with a puzzle.
A new fungal species, called Hebelomagriseopruinatum, has now officially been included in the list of species.
- The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.