ScienceDaily reports on Striped maple trees often change sexes, with females more likely to die: Rutgers study shows how switching sexes could threaten populations Although pollen has covered cars for weeks and allergy sufferers have been sneezing, we think of sex as being the realm of animals. But plant sex can be quite interesting, especially in […]

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Ethiopia Breaks World Record For Most Trees Planted In A Day Volunteers sowed 350 million seedlings in only 12 hours. Written by Angela Wilson In an effort to combat climate change and rapid deforestation, Ethiopia is making significant strides by planting 350 million trees in only one day. On July 29, volunteers from across the […]

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Center for Biological Diversity News Release New Study: Endangered Species Act Has Saved 99 Percent of Protected Species From Extinction PORTLAND, Ore.— A study published today in the journal PeerJ shows the Endangered Species Act has saved roughly 99 percent of protected wildlife since its creation in 1973, demonstrating the law has been overwhelmingly successful. […]

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