Environment Nov 17
The study shows that as global temperatures increase, the amount of carbon dioxide released through plant respiration will increase significantly. A new study involving ANU and international collaborators has found plants release more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere through respiration than expected, and the problem will worsen with climate change.
Environment Nov 17

Media releases, information for representatives of the media Media Relations (E) Forests fulfil many important functions for humanity, and do so particularly well if they contain many different tree species.

Business Nov 17

Grade inflation at English primary schools can increase the price of surrounding houses by up to £7,000, according to early research from economists at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

Mechanical Engineering Nov 17

Research news - Childhood obesity is often attributed to a lack of exercise.

Life Sciences Nov 17
Life Sciences

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Specially tailored, ultrafast pulses of light can trigger neurons to fire and could one day help patients with light-sensitive circadian or mood problems, according to a new study in mice at the University of Illinois.