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Latest Namib Desert beetle Stories

2011-04-21 22:56:27

In the arid Namib Desert on the west coast of Africa, one type of beetle has found a distinctive way of surviving.


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'.