Earth and Environment

Study improves understanding of effects of household air pollution during pregnancy

Environment - Apr 11

In a new study, researchers from Oxford's Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health have found that pregnant mothers' exposure to air pollution from indoor stoves did not affect the development of their babies in any statistically significant way, challenging conventional wisdom regarding the impact of household air pollution on fetal growth.

Environment - Apr 11

Pork labelling schemes ’not helpful’ in making informed buying choices, say researchers

Farmers don't have to choose between lowering environmental impact and improving welfare for their pigs, a new study has found: it is possible to do both.

Environment - Apr 11

Mangroves that can protect coastlines worldwide

High waves startle mangroves for days during an experiment at the Delta wave flume in Delft. Researchers from Deltares and TU Delft keep increasing the force on the trees. They test how strong the mangrove trees are under extreme wave conditions and what contribution they make to water safety.

Environment - Apr 10

Novel UV Broadband Spectrometer Revolutionises Air Pollutant Analysis

Environment

The laser-based technology developed at TU Graz enables the continual real-time analysis of air pollutants and their interaction with other gases and sunlight.

Paleontology - Apr 9

Do some mysterious bones belong to gigantic ichthyosaurs?

Paleontology

A study carried out at the University of Bonn sheds light on a mystery that has puzzled paleontologists for 150 years.

Environment - Apr 9

Deep parts of Great Barrier Reef ’insulated’ from global warming - for now

Environment

Some deeper areas of the Great Barrier Reef are insulated from harmful heatwaves but that protection will be lost if global warming continues, acco

Environment - Apr 11

Hybrid Intelligence Can Reconcile Biodiversity & Agriculture

Pioneering approach to conflicting goals Hybrid Intelligence Can Reconcile Biodiversity & Agriculture - .

Environment - Apr 10

FSC-certification of tropical forests proves beneficial for gorillas and elephants

Environment

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified timber harvesting areas in Gabon and Congo boast a greater abundance of larger mammals, such as leopards, gorillas, and elephants, than non-FSC forests.

Environment - Apr 10

What can cities do to promote acceptance of densification?

Environment

Swiss cities are more likely to accept densification when densification projects provide affordable housing and green spaces compared to densification that is implemented through reduced regulations for housing construction. By prioritizing a socio-ecological densification, extensive planning procedures and delays might be minimized.

Environment - Apr 9

Tiny plastic particles are found everywhere

Environment

Microplastic particles can be found in the most remote ocean regions on earth. In Antarctica, pollution levels are even higher than previously assumed. This is one finding of a recent study involving researchers from the University of Basel.

Environment - Apr 8

Restoring biodiversity in Canada

Environment

Environment As the world commemorates Earth Day 2024, a Waterloo researcher shares how we can unlock more Canadian restoration solutions with communit

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Assistant Professor in Sustainable Structural Design Eindhoven University of Technology
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Investigador Genética Forestal/ Forest Genetics Researcher - 2024 Politechnic University of Madrid
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