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the installation serves as a reminder of the environmental implications across a global scale together with the great diversity of the natural world. The post botanical tapestry by vanessa barragão depicts threatened species across world map appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Fans of a still-surviving megalodon, rejoice – a new species of deep-ocean shark has been identified. At just 5.5 inches long (about 144 mm), however, the American Pocket Shark is a bit smaller than the prehistoric super-predator... Continue Reading Weird little deep-sea shark is a new species Category: Biology Tags: Fish Sharks Tulane University
In 2012, centuries-old legends of a lost city in Honduras were confirmed when ancient ruins were rediscovered in the dense Mosquita rainforest. Now, scientists have conducted a three-week expedition to these ruins, known as the "White City" or the "Lost City of the Monkey God," and found a trove of natural treasures. Living in the pristine forests around the city is an incredibly rich ecos
Following on from an incredible recent Yale University study, examining the metabolic relationship between hundreds of common medications and different gut bacterial species, a new study has offered the first rigorous description of how a single bacterial species can specifically disrupt the efficacy of a drug used to treat Parkinson's disease... Continue Reading Rigorous study explains ho
Earth stands to lose a massive 25 percent of its biodiversity, warned UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay as she launched a Global Assessment study to more than 130 government delegations in Paris. "No one will be able to claim that they did not know," she said... Continue Reading One million species, or a quarter of all that are left, are now under threat of extinction Category: Scien
in honor of spring, FYJA polanco en flores once again delighted flower festival visitors in mexico city. bees, butterflies and family-coexistence were celebrated this year from april 4 – april 7. one installation in particular, NÚCLEO, drew festival goers and pollinators into its radiating hallways of flora and spat them out into to a tiny brick […] The post radiating bricks, species,
A new species of human has been discovered in a cave in the Philippines. Named Homo luzonensis after the island of Luzon where it was found, the hominin appears to have lived over 50,000 years ago, painting a more complete picture of human evolution... Continue Reading New species of human discovered in cave in Philippines Category: Science Tags: Australian National University
Animals are dying off at a pretty alarming rate, with some studies suggesting the world is entering a sixth major extinction event. But now, in a rare piece of good news from that field, researchers from Australia, Canada and the US have rediscovered Wallace's giant bee, an insect that hasn't been seen in almost 40 years... Continue Reading Giant bee species, feared extinct, found alive an
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), more than 80 percent of the world's oceans remain unexplored – so it's not surprising that new species keep turning up from the deep. Now researchers from the California Academy of Science (CAS) have discovered a new species of fish that looks pretty hard to miss with its neon green, pink and yellow coloring... Contin is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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