Tag: biodiversity

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Mice have “personality”

CREAF scientists have found that, contrary to what was previously thought, wood mice make decisions individually.

Monticola saxatilis (ICO - Fons fotogràfic Àngel Biosca i Farré): www.creaf.uab.cat/fotosprensa/Monticola_saxatilis.jpg
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Mountain birds in decline in Europe

CREAF and ICO (Catalan Ornithological Institute) researchers Sergi Herrando and Lluís Brotons have participated in a study that shows populations of birds described as “mountain


A tale in Trieste

At the end of the 19th century, the border region between Italy and Slovenia had mountains with no trees. A massive reforestation ordered by the

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Why do we want so many different beetles?

Evolution leads to an increasing number of species, and that’s why it is so difficult for us to know how many of them inhabit the


Why are there so many plants?

Which characteristics of the environment and living beings can explain the great diversity of plants and life in general on Earth?

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