START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Science & Tech

Researcher Warns of Invasive Species Used as Weapons
Science & Tech  (tags: Researcher, Warns, of, Invasive, Species, Used, as, Weapons )

Agnes
- 988 days ago - treehugger.com
As most people know, when a non-native organism is introduced into a foreign habitat it can have a devastating impact on the plants and animals that make up that ecosystem -- like an ecological ticking time-bomb. But despite the notion that invasive
Planet Is Home to 8.7 Million Species: Study
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, Planet, species, study )

Agnes
- 1062 days ago - independent.co.uk
Some 8.7 million different species exist on Earth, though a tiny amount of those have actually been discovered and catalogued, researchers said Tuesday. The count, described by the open access journal PLoS Biology in which it is presented as "the most p
Species Flee Warming Faster Than Previously Thought
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, environment, species, study )

Agnes
- 1069 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Animals and plants are shifting their natural home ranges towards the cooler poles three times faster than scientists previously thought. In the largest study of its kind to date, researchers looked at the effects of temperature on over 2,000 species.
Scientists Track Great Hammerhead Shark Migration
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Shark Migration, Species, Water, UM )

Nancy
- 1242 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A study led by scientists at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science details the first scientific research to successfully track a great hammerhead shark using satellite tag technology.
Earliest Humans Not So Different From Us, Research Suggests
Science & Tech  (tags: human, evolution, species, grunts, monosyllables )

Deena
- 1255 days ago - sciencedaily.com
That human evolution follows a progressive trajectory is one of the most deeply-entrenched assumptions about our species. This assumption is often expressed in popular media by showing cavemen speaking in grunts and monosyllables .
Simple Marine Worms Distantly Related to Humans
Science & Tech  (tags: Marine Worms, Humans, Mammals, Species, Life )

Nancy
- 1259 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Two groups of lowly marine worms are related to complex species including vertebrates (such as humans) and starfish, according to new research. Previously thought to be an evolutionary link between simple animals such as jellyfish and the rest of animal
New Mistletoe Species Discovered By Kew Gardens Experts
Science & Tech  (tags: species, plant, garden, orchid )

Deena
- 1312 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A new species of tropical mistletoe has been described by scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in London.
Age Doesn't Matter: New Genes Are as Essential as Ancient Ones
Science & Tech  (tags: Genes, species, evolutionary history, life, age )

Nancy
- 1316 days ago - sciencedaily.com
New genes that have evolved in species as little as one million years ago -- a virtual blink in evolutionary history -- can be just as essential for life as ancient genes, startling new research has discovered.
Similarities in the Embryonic Development of Various Animal Species Are Also Found at Molecular Level
Science & Tech  (tags: Embryonic Development, Science, Animal, Species )

Nancy
- 1317 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The astonishing similarity in the appearance of embryos from different animal species was observed as far back as the 19th century by scientists such as Karl von Baer, Charles Darwin and Ernst Haeckel.
New Species of Bacteria Found in Titanic 'Rusticles'
Science & Tech  (tags: species, bacteria, Titanic, microbe, rusticles )

Anna
- 1326 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A never-before-seen microbe has been found in the wreck of RMS Titanic.The Halomonas titanicae bacterium was found in "rusticles", the porous and delicate icicle-like structures that form on rusting iron.
Brains of Neanderthals and Modern Humans Developed Differently
Science & Tech  (tags: brain, human, Neanderthal, birth, species )

Sophie
- 1352 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Germany have documented species differences in the pattern of brain development after birth that are likely to contribute to cognitive differences between modern humans and Neanderthals.
Homo Sapiens: Are We the First Software Species?
Science & Tech  (tags: homo sapiens, species, human )

Sophie
- 1458 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
For humans, our software, which we call our "culture," has become ever more important to our behavior. Homo sapiens sapiens is now predominately a software species, governed primarily by factors outside the genome, some of which are extrasomatic.
Odd Dental Features Reveal Undocumented Primate: Previously Unknown Species Complicates Understanding of African Evolution
Science & Tech  (tags: Teeth, Species, science, African Evolution, discovery )

Sophie
- 1535 days ago - sciencedaily.com
It's in the teeth. An odd mosaic of dental features recently unearthed in northern Egypt reveals a previously undocumented, highly-specialized primate called Nosmips aenigmaticus that lived in Africa nearly 37 million years ago.
Top 25 Entomology Blogs
Science & Tech  (tags: Insects, Entomology, Study, Species, Science )

Sophie
- 1639 days ago - onlinedegree.net
Insects comprise an estimated 90% of the planet's fauna, and - unsurprisingly - those who elect to study them at the professional, amateur, and hobbyist levels are as diverse as the species themselves.
DEEP, DARK LIFE! Marine Explorers Take Census of Extreme Species Living Beyond Sunlight
Science & Tech  (tags: Marine Life, Sunlight, Science, Species, invention )

Sophie
- 1703 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
Census of Marine Life scientists have inventoried an astonishing abundance, diversity and distribution of deep sea species that have never known sunlight - creatures that somehow manage a living in a frigid black world down to 5,000 meters (~3 miles)
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with species

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Natasha Salgado 28 popular stories

2. Laura H. 27 popular stories

3. Alexandra G. 27 popular stories

4. AniMae Chi 25 popular stories

5. Ana MESNER 23 popular stories

6. Carole K. 23 popular stories

7. Richard S. 21 popular stories

8. Candy B. 20 popular stories

9. Marty Powell 19 popular stories

10. Nicole L. 18 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!