Archive: 12/2/2008

Ecological impact of African cities

African cities are growing faster than anywhere else in the world. This is having a major impact, but few ecologists are studying the urban environment and effect of cities on rural areas. One of the most important ecological ...

Dec 02, 2008 3.8 / 5 (4) 2

Ice beetles impacted by climate change

In the summer of 1968, Dave Kavanaugh set off on a hike that would change the course of his life. As a second-year medical student at the University of Colorado, he had joined a climbing club with a few members of the biophysics ...

Dec 02, 2008 5 / 5 (3) 4