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Heat's impact on male fertility

Heat's impact on male fertility

A recent study highlights the substantial risk extreme heat poses to male fertility, marking a significant concern amid global warming trends.

Euronews Green reports.

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Exploring environmental DNA's role in pathogen detection

Exploring environmental DNA's role in pathogen detection

The search for new pathogens leads scientists to analyze environmental DNA in various settings, providing insights into the microbial world and aiding early outbreak detection.

Rene Ebersole reports for Undark.

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Ancient DNA describes a lush landscape in Greenland 2 million years ago

DNA from plants and animals that lived long ago carries records of how organisms responded to climate change in the past and could help scientists understand how they might adapt to current global warming.

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Can we hack DNA in plants to help fight climate change?

Using CRISPR genome editing on a few common crops, a team of plant and soil scientists seeks to vastly increase and speed up carbon storage to help fight climate change.

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Once the slick is gone: New tool helps scientists monitor chronic oil in Arctic wildlife

The loss of sea ice is making the Arctic more accessible than ever, thus increasing the probability of major oil spills as ship and tanker traffic multiplies.

15 things biodiversity protectors are watching out for in 2022

15 things biodiversity protectors are watching out for in 2022

Every year, a group of scientists and conservation practitioners led by William Sutherland, professor of conservation biology at the University of Cambridge, creates and publishes a “horizon scan” of global trends with impacts for biodiversity.

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Preservation effort creates new threat to wild bison

Evidence mounts that wild North American bison are losing genetic diversity.
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