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Valuing Nature From Space
2013-07-11 15:51:19

Satellites show how we can promote economic development in an environmentally sustainable manner by putting a price on nature’s resources.

New Owl Species Discovered In Indonesia By Its Unique Whistle
2013-02-14 07:35:57

A new species of owl has been discovered in Lombok, Indonesia by two researchers just a few days apart from one another in early September 2003. But it was not the plumage that gave this bird away.

2008-08-11 00:00:32

By Audrey Vijaindren; Nurris Ishak AN increasing number of young Malaysian girls are being trafficked out of the country. Some are lured into becoming trophy wives. While some are spirited away, others go voluntarily.


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'.