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Thermal Properties of Rocks – P and T Dependences

The main purpose of this article is to provide an overview of the differences between p and T dependences of rock thermal properties. In...

Why is The Amazon Rainforest Burning Over and Over and Again and Again?

The deforestation of the Amazon has caused many forest fires in recent years. During the peak phase of deforestation in the 1990s and early...

The man behind the Extinction Rebellion – Race Against Time

The man behind the Extinction Rebellion has been causing a stir since the late 1990s, when he started an environmental movement known as Extinction...

End of the World Scenario: Ecological Collapse

Usually precipitated by a disaster, an ecological collapse means a drastic decline in the carrying capacity of all organisms in an ecosystem. When this...

Death Valley Pupfish Facts: Description, Distribution, Habitat and Conservation

The Death Valley pupfish, also known as Salt Creek pupfish, is a small species of fish in the family Cyprinodontidae found only in Death...

Peregrine Falcon: Back from the Dead, Description, Ecology, Feeding and Reproduction

Peregrine falcons were on the brink of extinction in the early 1970's. This magnificent bird of prey, considered a bird of royalty because their...

The Effects of Sound on Plant’s Growth – NYK Daily Research Special

Many studies over the past years have sought an answer to the question, how does sound affect plant growth? A group of researchers from...

What are soil gases?

Soil gases are the gases found in the air space between soil components. The spaces between the solid soil particles, if they do not...

Description and Behaviour of False Killer Whale

The false killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens) is a species of oceanic dolphin that is the only extant representative of the genus Pseudorca. It is...

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