Biology News
'Nature calls' upon youth to protect flora and fauna - The Hindu


The Hindu
Chief Conservator of Forests and Project Tiger Field Director S. Saravanan explained to the students the importance of protecting the flora and fauna on the hills. The students planted 10,000 saplings. As many as 2,500 seed balls were dropped in the ...

Neuroscientist Narayanan Kasthuri Leading Research to Map Billions of Brain Cells - India West


India West
An Indian American assistant professor of neurobiology and researcher at the University of Chicago's Argonne project is leading research into mapping billions of brain cells. Scientists at the university and Argonne National Laboratory, including Prof.

Ecology under threat - The Daily Star


The Daily Star
Timber trees are replacing fruit and medicinal trees in the district and adjacent areas, posing threat to ecological balance. People are more interested to plant timber trees that can be sold for good prices when those mature after 20 to 30 years, said ...

CASIROZ Project on Chronic Ozone and Beech Trees

Garching - Germany

An EU funded project aiming to clarify the vulnerability of adult beech trees to the tropospheric ozone.

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