Friday, March 23, 2018
Thursday, March 22, 2018
WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society): "Logging activites in biodiverse forests can have a huge negative impact on wildlife, particularly large species such as big cats, but a new study proves that the Western Hemisphere's largest cat species -- the jaguar (Panthera onca) -- can do well in logging concessions that are property managed, according to conservationists from San Diego Zoo Global and Bronx Zoo-based WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society)."
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Monday, March 19, 2018
Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech):
A recent study conducted by researchers from Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology found that an infectious passenger with influenza or other droplet-transmitted respiratory infection will most likely not transmit infection to passengers seated farther away that two seats laterally and one row in front or back on an aircraft. The study was designed to assess rates and routes of possible infectious disease transmission during flights.
Lund University, Sweden: