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Species invasions can teach us about COVID-19

Published
Friday 7th May, 2021
Categories
Health
Science

Invasions by alien insect and animal species have much in common with outbreaks of infectious diseases and can tell us a lot about how pandemics spread, according to new research.

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African rainforests can resist severe heat and drought

Published
Friday 7th May, 2021
Categories
Environment
Global
Science

Scientists studying the impact of record heat and drought on intact African tropical rainforests were surprised by how resilient they were to extreme conditions during the last major El Niño event.