Ocean acidification could have serious consequences for the millions of people globally whose lives depend on coastal protection, fisheries and aquaculture, a new publication suggests.
Source: Ocean acidification ‘could have consequences for millions’ — ScienceDaily
NY Times Sunday Book Review, April 28, 2019Two New Books Dramatically Capture the Climate Change CrisisBy John LanchesterTHE UNINHABITABLE EARTHLife After WarmingBy David Wallace-WellsLOSING EARTHA Climate HistoryBy Nathaniel Rich
Source: Re: [Marxism] Two New Books Dramatically Capture the Climate Change Crisis
The men who translated Marxism into practical political terms in the form of Soviet terror were evolutionary thinkers.
Source: Karl Marx at 200 — Darwinism & Communism | Evolution News
The crab family just got a bunch of new cousins — including a 95-million-year-old chimera species that will force scientists to rethink the definition of a crab.
Source: Meet Callichimaera perplexa, the platypus of crabs — ScienceDaily
He ends with, “The ancient question ‘Are we alone?’ has graduated from being a philosophical musing to a testable hypothesis. We should be prepared for an answer.” It’s worth asking another question: What if, after decades of research, no answer comes? What would that change?
Source: Researcher: Why finding extraterrestrial life “now seems inevitable,” maybe soon | Uncommon Descent
A University of Arizona-led research team has shown that evolution is driven by species interaction within a community.
Source: What the vibrant pigments of bird feathers can teach us about how evolution works