Post Profile






When, where and how is ice formed in northern streams?

Ice formation is important in northern streams with long winters as it affects plants and animals in various ways. But knowledge on variations in ice formation processes has been inadequate. Former doctoral student, Lovisa Lind, at UmeƄ University, has created a model for ice formation that can be of use to nature conservationists, technicians and researchers in the northern hemisphere.
read more

share

Related Posts


Sea-floor microbes may be affected by ailing shrimp in acidified oceans

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification

Disrupting just one process in the important relationship between microbes and bigger plants and animals that live in ocean floor sediment may have knock-on effects that could reduce the productivity of coastal ecosystems, according...

The Recovery of Arctic Sea Ice

Academics / Biology : Greg Laden's Blog

Every northern summer Arctic Sea ice melts away and reforms for winter, but how much melts away seems to be increasing on average, at a rate that surprises climate scientists. But there are some who see variation from year to year, ...

Tracing the path of pygmies' shared knowledge of medicinal plants

Academics / Biology : Physorg: Biology

When members of the BaYaka Pygmies living in the northern Republic of Congo get sick, they don't just go to the doctor for a prescription. Instead, they rely on their shared knowledge of medicinal plants to help them get well. Now, ...

Published This Day (1868): Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication by Darwin

Biology / Paleontology : Paleoblog

From Today In Science History:In 1868, Charles Darwin's book - Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication - was published. He was 58. It is probably the second in importance of all his works. This was a follow-up work, writ...

Published This Day: Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication by Darwin

Biology / Paleontology : Paleoblog

From Today In Science History:In 1868, Charles Darwin's book - Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication - was published. He was 58. It is probably the second in importance of all his works. This was a follow-up work, writ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC