life cycles

Timber harvest harmful for grown up amphibians, but beneficial for larvae


November 4th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 4 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that while timber harvest is harmful to the terrestrial stage of amphibians, it had some positive effects during their aquatic larva ... Read more...

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Ecologist brings century-old eggs to life to study evolution


July 19th, 2009 - 11:08 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 19 (ANI): An ecologist from the Cornell University has brought back to life century-old eggs of zooplankton to better understand evolution.Nelson Hairston Jr., chair of Cornell's Department of Ecology and ... Read more...

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Using cellulosic ethanol in vehicles may benefit human health and environment


February 3rd, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): A new research has determined that using cellulosic ethanol as the fuel that drives our vehicles, may be much better for human health and the environment than ... Read more...

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Birds unable to keep pace with climate change could go extinct


October 7th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): A new study that directly links population declines in birds to climate change, has determined that birds that havent adjusted to the realities of a warming world ... Read more...

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1,000 PCs shipped to India every hour


June 8th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Computer shipments touched nearly 1,000 Personal Computers (PCs) every hour in the country in the quarter just gone by, with Q1 2008 (JFM 2008) shipments exceeding ... Read more...

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Migratory birds might disappear because of climate change


May 19th, 2008 - 2:50 pm ICT by admin
London, May 19 (ANI): A new study has expressed concern about migrating birds disappearing in the future, if they fail to adapt to changing weather patterns, which are a result of ... Read more...

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First global malaria map in 40 years reveals reduced risk


February 26th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): The first global malaria risk map to be developed in forty years has revealed that about 35 percent of the worlds population is at risk of contracting malaria, ... Read more...

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Youngest known pulsar is behaving strangely


February 22nd, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 22 (IANS) The youngest known pulsing neutron star - or pulsar - is behaving altogether like another type of star, a magnetar, forcing a rethink among astronomers. One kind ... Read more...

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Neutron star might be changing into another star


February 21st, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Observations from NASA's Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer (RXTE) have revealed that the youngest known pulsing neutron star in the Universe occasionally unleashes powerful bursts of X-rays, thus astronomers ... Read more...

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