23/07/12 | Valencia, Spain
The Botanic Garden of the University of Valencia has launched Espores, an online science magazine designed to promote the world of botany and nature. The magazine contains news and information about botanic gardens, gardening, conservation, agriculture, research, etc.
20/07/12 | Bremen, Germany
A study by German researchers shows that the continuously rising atmospheric carbon dioxide level may lead to the growth of many trees in African savannahs by 2010. These would then no longer be savannahs, but forests. According to the study, dense woods could develop in Africa if a certain carbon dioxide level is exceeded.
20/07/12 | Southern Ocean
In the search for methods to limit global warming, it seems that stimulating the growth of algae in the oceans might be an efficient way of removing excess carbon dioxide from the atmosphere after all.