ecosystem health

Dead animals play key role in ecosystems

February 5, 2020

Dead animals imbue ecosystems with fresh nutrients long after scavengers have picked their bones clean, according to new research. Scientists observed the effect ...

‘Sonic kayaks’ monitor life underwater

January 18, 2018

An interdisciplinary team in the United Kingdom has designed a “sonic kayak” that researchers and citizen scientists can use to eavesdrop on the ecosystem below ...