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Latest Brett R. Scheffers Stories

2012-07-19 13:46:06

Most of the world's species are still unknown to science although many researchers grappled to address the question of how many species there are on Earth over the recent decades.

2011-08-15 15:12:31

Extinction is a focal issue among scientists, policy makers and the general public.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.