Newsletter No. 48
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One of our partnered Discord servers, Phytocord, is hosting a presentation on the evolutionary history of plants on April 3rd. More info: https://discord.com/events/860915197589848135/958065301990277151
Jan Böhm, a member of our Discord community, is starting an email newsletter called Infinity ‘for dreamers, space enthusiasts, stargazers’, and more. Get it here: https://mailchi.mp/7e34f9a2b21f/infinity
Forests help reduce global warming not just by sequestering carbon, but also by releasing water and aerosols which can cool global temperatures up to 0.3°C. 🔗 Link
But replanting forests must be done in the right way. Planting just one type of tree creates a monoculture, which supports far less biodiversity than planting diverse, indigenous tree life. 🔗 Link
Scientists have discovered part of the secret of how vampire bats survive on a blood-only diet. Compared to their close relatives, they’ve lost a number of genes that make blood more palatable. As a result they have reduced taste, reduced ability to break down solid food, and absorb more iron. 🔗 Link
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Old pic memory time
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Mount Čigota November 2021
Posted by Acika
As long as trees are worth more dead than alive to the economic growth and development fanatics – they will eradicate the world trees even if that means life on Earth comes to a shattering end.
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