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New research reveals these 20 Australian reptiles are set to disappear...

Hayley Geyle, Charles Darwin University and David Chapple, Monash University Action came too late for the Christmas Island forest skink, despite early warnings of significant...

How to reverse global wildlife declines by 2050

Michael Obersteiner, University of Oxford; David Leclère, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), and Piero Visconti, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) Species...

Protecting half of the planet is the best way to fight...

Greg Asner, Arizona State University Humans are dismantling and disrupting natural ecosystems around the globe and changing Earth’s climate. Over the past 50 years, actions...

Insect apocalypse? Not so fast, at least in North America

Matthew D. Moran, Hendrix College In recent years, the notion of an insect apocalypse has become a hot topic in the conservation science community and...

Don’t blame cats for destroying wildlife – shaky logic is leading...

William S. Lynn, Clark University; Arian Wallach, University of Technology Sydney, and Francisco J. Santiago-Ávila, University of Wisconsin-Madison A number of conservationists claim cats are...

Museums preserve clues that can help scientists predict and analyze future...

Pamela Soltis, University of Florida; Joseph Cook, University of New Mexico, and Richard Yanagihara, University of Hawaii In less than 20 years, communities around the...

It’s OK to feed wild birds – here are some tips...

Julian Avery, Pennsylvania State University Millions of Americans enjoy feeding and watching backyard birds. Many people make a point of putting food out in winter,...

Lemurs are the world’s most endangered mammals, but planting trees can...

Andrea L. Baden, Hunter College Madagascar, the world’s fourth-largest island, is a global biodiversity hotspot. Andrea BadenThe island of Madagascar off the southeastern coast of Africa...

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Knowing your child’s reading stage and how to help them

By Ryan Spencer, University of Canberra Learning to read is a complicated process and parents often wonder if their child is developing reading abilities at...