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Bird Murmurations

February 27, 2016

Bird Murmurations (Full Version) – #EarthCapture – Earth Unplugged  This amazing phone footage shows an amazing murmuration of 70,000 starlings! Have you seen a murmuration? [embedplusvideo height=”395″ width=”650″ editlink=”” standard=”″ …

Fear of large carnivores causes a trophic cascade

February 26, 2016   Fear of large carnivores causes a trophic cascade Justin P. Suraci, Michael Clinchy, Lawrence M. Dill, Devin Roberts & Liana Y. Zanette  The fear large carnivores inspire, independent …

11 animals that mate for life

February 26, 2016

  Photo: Julia Kuznetsova/Shutterstock Old faithful Humans like to think of themselves as a faithful species, but when it comes to true fidelity, many other animals offer better examples of …

Anti-inflamatório é arma contra veneno de escorpião

February 25, 2016

Anti-inflamatórios podem evitar morte por picada de escorpião Anti-inflammatory is weapon against scorpion venom Pesquisa realizada por ciientistas da USP e publicada na ‘Nature’ revela que, em camundongos, drogas disponíveis …

Pitcairnia albifolia -New Species

February 22, 2016

Pitcairnia albifolia Caceres Gonzalez& A. Ibanez, sp. nov. Phytotaxa 172(1): 046-050. 2014 Type:-PANAMA. Veraguas Prov.: Distr. Santa Fe, Santa Fe National Park, La Sabaneta, premontane rain forest, elevation 1100 m. …

New Doc for Dyckia racinae

February 22, 2016

New Doc for Dyckia racinae Dyckia racinae L.B. Smith, J. Brom. Soc. 38(6): 247-8. 1988 by D P Dorneles et al. in IHERINGIA, Ser. Bot., Porto Alegre, 69(2): 397-404. 2014