Artificial intelligence applied to the genome identifies an unknown human ancestor — ScienceDaily

By combining deep learning algorithms and statistical methods, investigators have identified, in the genome of Asian individuals, the footprint of a new hominid who cross bred with its ancestors tens of thousands of years ago.

Source: Artificial intelligence applied to the genome identifies an unknown human ancestor — ScienceDaily

Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003

Greenland is melting faster than scientists previously thought — and will likely lead to faster sea level rise — thanks to the continued, accelerating warming of the Earth’s atmosphere, a new study has found.

Source: Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003: Southwest part of the island could be major contributor to sea level rise — ScienceDaily

Most Coffee Species At Risk Of Extinction Due To Climate Change | Portside

As many of us wake to our much needed morning coffee, a recent study finds that over half of all wild coffee species worldwide are in danger of going extinct.The study, published in Science Advances, found that 60% of wild coffee species are under threat of extinction. This includes the wild species of Arabica, the most popular cultivated coffee species accounting for 60% of global production.

Source: Most Coffee Species At Risk Of Extinction Due To Climate Change | Portside