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Google присоединяется к борьбе с незаконным рыбным промыслом

Google присоединяется к борьбе с незаконным рыбным промыслом

Международная корпорация Google Inc. недавно объявила о новом интерактивном инструменте, разработанном компанией для борьбы с незаконным рыбным промыслом, который применяет спутниковые данные для отслеживания тысяч судов в режиме реального времени. Прототип интерактивного инструмента, созданного совместно с активистами-экологами из компании SkyTruth и инициативной группы Oceana, был представлен на Всемирного конгресса национальных парков, который проходит один раз […]

New bird species confirmed 15 years after first observation

New bird species confirmed 15 years after first observation

The Sulawesi streaked flycatcher (Muscicapa sodhii), whose discovery has just been confirmed 15 years after the first sighting in Indonesia, is distinguished by its mottled throat and short wings. Credit: Martin Lindop & Ticiana Jardim Marini A team led by researchers from Princeton University, Michigan State University and the Indonesian Institute of Sciences have confirmed […]

Salamanders a more abundant food source in forest ecosystems than previously thought

Salamanders a more abundant food source in forest ecosystems than previously thought

Semlitsch’s study measured the population density and biomass of the Southern Redback Salamander in the Ozark Highlands in Missouri. Credit: Katie O’Donnell In the 1970s, ecologists published results from one of the first whole-forest ecosystem studies ever conducted in Hubbard Brook, New Hampshire. In the paper, scientists reported that salamanders represent one of the largest […]

Avoiding ecosystem collapse: Experts Weigh in

Avoiding ecosystem collapse: Experts Weigh in

Underwater ecosystem (stock image). «In a sea of tipping points, identifying, anticipating, and reacting to sudden ecosystem changes will be critical as we seek to maintain the delivery of the goods and services from our oceans,» says co-author Phil Levin, a fisheries biologist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Credit: © Pakhnyushchyy / […]

Suedia a adoptat un ton vehement, dupa confirmarea prezentei unui submarin strain in apele teritoriale

Suedia a adoptat un ton vehement, dupa confirmarea prezentei unui submarin strain in apele teritoriale

Suedia a adoptat un ton vehement, dupa confirmarea prezentei unui submarin strain in apele teritoriale Suedia a adoptat un ton vehement, vineri, dupa ce s-a confirmat ca un submarin strain a fost in apele sale teritoriale in luna octombrie, relateaza AFP, conform Mediafax. “Nu stim cine este responsabil de aceasta incalcare (…), dar o spun […]

В Зеландии дороги будут стоить из био-асфальта

В Зеландии дороги будут стоить из био-асфальта

Недавно голландская группа по исследованиям в области продовольствия и биокультур от университета Вагенингена огласила о разработке инновационного материала – био-асфальта на базе лигнина, который будет использоваться для покрытия дорог в Зеландии (провинция в Нидерландах). Новый материал является результатом двухлетнего проекта Biobased Infra, в котором также участвуют Центр по изучению асфальта (Asfalt Kennis Centrum) и фирма […]

Restrooms: Not as unhealthy as you might think

Restrooms: Not as unhealthy as you might think

Toilet seat samples, alone, clustered according to restroom gender, with Lactobacillus and Anaerococcus—vaginal flora—dominating ladies’ room toilet seats, while the gut-associated Roseburia and Blautia, were more copious on toilet seats in men’s rooms. Credit: © Henryk Sadura / Fotolia Microbial succession in a sterilized restroom begins with bacteria from the gut and the vagina, and […]

Overhaul in tropical forest research needed

Overhaul in tropical forest research needed

This image from the Carnegie Airborne Observatory shows the large variation in tree canopy height across multiple landscapes in southeastern Peru. The tallest trees are in dark red, with green and blue colors representing shorter trees and forest canopy gaps. Single field plots are used to represent these landscapes, often resulting in substantial biases. Credit: […]

Managing reefs to benefit coastal communities

Managing reefs to benefit coastal communities

Fishing. Credit: Josh Cinner Coral reefs provide a range of benefits, such as food, opportunities for income and education, but not everyone has the same access to them, according to a new study conducted by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook University. The researchers examined how people from 28 […]

Masurile pentru reducerea poluarii fonice din Cluj: geamuri mai bune, city bus si tarife mari de parcare in zona aglomerata

Masurile pentru reducerea poluarii fonice din Cluj: geamuri mai bune, city bus si tarife mari de parcare in zona aglomerata

Masurile pentru reducerea poluarii fonice din Cluj: geamuri mai bune, city bus si tarife mari de parcare in zona aglomerata Dupa actualizarea hartilor de zgomot ale municipiului Cluj-Napoca Vibrocomp KFT a realizat si planul de masuri pentru reducerea poluarii fonice a orasului. Pentru noul plan municipalitatea a platit 34.000 de lei. Atat hartile, cat si […]

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