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Some plants may override the effects of climate change on wildfire occurrence


May 2nd, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A new study has shown that, in some cases, the types of plants growing in an area could override the effects of climate change on wildfire occurrence.The study ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

“Living fossil” tree may provide clues to past and future climate change


October 31st, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): With the help of a "living fossil" tree species, a researcher from the University of Michigan is trying to understand how tropical forests responded to past climate ... Read more...

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‘Living fossil’ tree helping understand climate change effects


October 31st, 2008 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 31 (IANS) A tree that has been called a "living fossil" is helping researchers understand how tropical forests responded to past climate change and how they may react to future ... Read more...

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Invasive plant species predate humans arrival on Galapagos Islands


July 18th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): Fossil remains have proved that certain plants found on the Galapagos Islands, which were thought to be invasive species brought there by humans, have actually grown there ... Read more...

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