Science of the Seas
A chronicle of a different way of engaging with the natural universe, communicated in the language of the fishers.
Mitigation takes centre stage in climate negotiations at the expense of multiple interconnected crises.
Globally, the air is getting hotter and drier, which means droughts and risky fire conditions are developing faster and more frequently.
Turning these goals into reality will require focusing on habitat connectivity, neglected ecosystems and financial support from developed countries – while respecting the rights of local communities to benefit from local wildlife.
Marooned tiger snakes on Carnac Island in Australia are now adept at swallowing the large chicks of the seagulls that nest there – unlike mainland snakes.
To reduce the harmful health effects of sitting, take a five-minute light walk every half-hour.
The country has taken explicit steps to get where it is today, and the US now has a choice to make about how to respond to a scientifically competitive China.
There is a need for a more inclusive approach and broader dialogue between a wide range of ecologists, social scientists, and state agencies to arrive at a formulation that is better for wildlife, people and conservation.
Data released by ISRO showed that after a slow subsidence of 9 cm between April and November 2022, Joshimath witnessed rapid subsidence of 5.4cm in the 12 days between December 27, 2022 and January 8, 2023.