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Critter Corner: News Roundup on Biodiversity – Week of 9/5

Read more about White Nose Syndrome Bats, Hen Sex Strategy, Circadian Clocks in Blind Fish, The Discovery of an Ancient Woolly Rhino, a New Shark Species in this week’s edition of The Critter Corner.

by |September 8, 2011

Biodiversity and Health Extinction by Infection: Biodiversity makes a difference.

Throughout the past several decades, countless species have been infected by non-native deadly diseases and ultimately crashed in numbers. A survey of important case studies highlight the importance of mitigating the virulence of the planet’s pathogens.

by |March 2, 2011