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Protecting 30% of Earth’s surface for nature means thinking about connections...

Veronica Frans, Michigan State University and Jianguo "Jack" Liu, Michigan State University A biodiversity crisis is reducing the variety...

Satellites detect no real climate benefit from 10 years of forest...

Shane Coffield, NASA and James Randerson, University of California, Irvine Many of the companies promising “net-zero” emissions to protect...

What is a wetland? An ecologist explains

Jon Sweetman, Penn State Wetlands are areas of land that are covered by water, or have flooded or waterlogged...

Monarch butterflies join the Red List of endangered species, thanks to...

Kristen A. Baum, Oklahoma State University On July 21, 2022, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature placed...

Making room for wildlife: 4 essential reads

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Millions of Americans enjoy observing and photographing wildlife near their homes or on trips. But...

Should we protect nature for its own sake? For its economic...

Bradley J. Cardinale, Penn State As spring phases into summer in North America, with trees flowering and birds migrating,...

Digital sound archives can bring extinct birds (briefly) back to life

Hannah Hunter, Queen's University, Ontario When people think of extinct animals, they may picture taxidermy, skeletons, 19th-century illustrations or...

Zoos and aquariums shift to a new standard of ‘animal welfare’...

Michael J. Renner, Drake University In 1980 I visited the zoo in a major U.S. city and found row after row of bare concrete...

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Your next hearing aid could be a video game

Dana Boebinger, Harvard University Roughly 15 percent of Americans report some sort of hearing difficulty; trouble understanding conversations in noisy environments is one of the...