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Regrown tropical forests may have short lifespans, says new study

Preventing the re-clearing of second-growth forests is a major challenge for restoration efforts in tropical regions, according to a new study led by researchers from Columbia University, University of São Paulo and the Federal University of ABC in Brazil. The study found that a third of regenerating areas in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest were cut down again, […]

Posted inSci/Tech

New Study Estimates the Odds of Life and Intelligence Emerging Beyond Our Planet

May 19, 2020 – Humans have been wondering whether we are alone in the universe since antiquity. We know from the geological record that life started relatively quickly, as soon our planet’s environment was stable enough to support it. We also know that the first multicellular organism, which evolved to produce today’s technological civilization, took […]