Environment

Is it a bird? Yes – 1,500 of them!

June 19, 2018 ecodaily 0

  You can see them in the sky long before you get close, circling high above, wheeling and diving between each other, their wings flashing in the sunshine and making a faintly mechanical whirr each […]

Environment

Mount Everest, the high-altitude rubbish dump

June 18, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned Mount Everest into the world’s highest rubbish dump as an increasing number of big-spending climbers pay little attention to the ugly footprint they leave behind. Fluorescent tents, discarded […]

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New type of photosynthesis discovered

June 18, 2018 ecodaily 0

  The discovery changes our understanding of the basic mechanism of photosynthesis and should rewrite the textbooks. It will also tailor the way we hunt for alien life and provide insights into how we could […]